San Antonio, TX (January 29, 2024) – A motor vehicle accident reported on Friday morning in the Inner West Side neighborhood of San Antonio ended in injuries. The accident occurred just before 11:00 a.m. on January 26.
According to law enforcement reports, vehicles collided on West Houston Street in the area near North San Marco’s. The incident prompted the San Antonio Police Department and firefighters to shut down the roadway. Emergency medical services were requested to care for injured victims. At least one person was transported to a local hospital, where they were treated further for the injuries they suffered. The crash is under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts go out to the injured victims and their families at this time.
Car Accidents in Texas
In 2022, the Fatality Rate on Texas roadways stood at 1.55 deaths per hundred million vehicle miles traveled, reflecting a critical statistic in the assessment of road safety within the state. This rate serves as a key indicator of the risk associated with navigating Texas roads, taking into account the number of fatalities relative to the total distance traveled.
Unfortunately, we see tens of thousands of people left with serious injuries as a result of collisions in our state. Every year, tens of thousands of people are hospitalized with severe trauma to the head, broken bones, and other significant injuries that impact their lives forever. If you have been hurt in a car crash, taking timely legal action can provide you with the financial relief you need moving forward.
Common Injuries from Car Crashes
Victims of motor vehicle accidents often suffer injuries that require medical treatment. In some cases, victims may require surgery and hospitalization. In more severe cases, victims may be required to go through several months or even years of therapy and rehabilitation. Common injuries reported in collisions across our state include:
- Soft tissue injuries
- Knee injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Chest injuries
- Internal injuries
- Head injuries
If you have suffered serious injuries due to the negligent and careless actions of another driver, you may be able to take legal action. It is imperative that you reach out to our Texas car accident lawyers right away. Our team will be able to get started on helping you protect your rights and get justice.
Let Our Team Fight for You
The Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover is committed to providing our clients with top-notch legal services and fighting for justice on their behalf. Our dedicated car accident lawyers understand the challenges that come with filing personal injury cases, and we are here to guide you through every step of the process with compassion and determination. If you have been wrongfully injured in San Antonio, Texas or throughout the southern region, do not hesitate to contact us at (210) 226-2000 for a free consultation. Let us fight for your rights and ensure that you receive fair compensation for your damages. Trust us to be by your side during this challenging time.
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Disclaimer: This post is purely informational and does not serve as a call for business. The information presented here should not be interpreted as legal or medical counsel. Additionally, the accompanying photograph is illustrative and was not captured at the actual site of the incident.