San Antonio, TX (December 26, 2023) – A man was hospitalized due to injuries that he suffered as a result of the crash that occurred on Saturday, December 23. At around 7:45 p.m., the San Antonio Police Department was called to the scene of a crash on the east side of the city.
According to official reports, a 20-year-old man was walking with his mom across the 1100 block of WW white Road when a vehicle sped through the area. The man pushed his mother out of the way before being struck by a Nissan. The man sustained serious injuries in the crash and was rushed to an area hospital for emergency care. The incident is currently being investigated.
We hope the injured man recovers quickly.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Pedestrian accidents in Texas take the lives of hundreds of people each year. Regrettably, thousands more are left to deal with overwhelming pain and suffering. We see many pedestrians left with serious injuries that demand immediate medical attention. Common injuries reported in pedestrian crashes include:
- Spinal injuries
- Soft tissue injuries
- Head injuries
- Internal injuries
- Contusions and abrasions
Many people harmed in these accidents have to spend several weeks in recovery. Unfortunately, there are countless instances where people are hurt as a result of negligent and reckless drivers.
Common Causes of Car Crashes
Far too often, pedestrian crashes are caused by drivers who are reckless and negligent when operating their vehicles. Some of the leading factors in these accidents include:
- Running red lights or stop signs
- Driving under the influence
- Failure to yield at crosswalks
- Distracted driving
- Failure to signal when turning
If you have been injured as a result of the negligent or reckless driver, you may have legal options available that can help you move forward. It is in your best interest to hire a pedestrian accident lawyer to protect your rights and help you seek compensation for your losses and damages.
Fight For Your Rights Today
When it comes to handling personal injury cases, experience and dedication are key factors in achieving a successful outcome. With Troy Brookover’s extensive background and proven track record, you can trust that your case will be in good hands. Don’t hesitate to reach out for a free consultation and see how our team can fight for your rights and seek the compensation you deserve. Trust in our commitment to justice as we guide you through this difficult time with compassion and understanding. Call (210) 226-2000 today to schedule your consultation with Troy Brookover.
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