San Antonio, TX – Teen Hurt in Auto Wreck on Rigsby Ave

San Antonio, TX – Teen Hurt in Auto Wreck on Rigsby Ave

San Antonio, TX (December 14, 2023) – A major motor vehicle accident reported on the city’s east side sent a teenager to an area hospital with severe injuries. The accident occurred at around 9:45 p.m. on December 11.

According to official reports, a 16-year-old female was walking in the 4600 block of Rigsby Avenue during the evening hours. For unknown reasons, she was struck by a black SUV, which was traveling westbound on the roadway. The teen was severely hurt as a result of the crash. She was rushed by an ambulance to an area hospital, where she was admitted in critical condition. The driver of the SUV fled the scene of the accident without stopping. At this time, the San Antonio Police Department is investigating.

We hope the teenager is able to recover quickly following this crash.

Texas Auto Accidents

In Texas, auto accidents happen frequently. In fact, thousands are killed in these accidents, while tens of thousands are injured, and many of the involved victims are left with severe injuries that require extensive medical treatment. Far too often, we see injured parties left with spinal cord damage, head trauma, and other serious injuries.

Being hurt in a car accident caused by someone else’s negligence can be overwhelming, both physically and emotionally. Beyond the pain and healing, victims often face a mountain of unexpected financial burdens. This is where taking legal action can make a real difference.

Why File a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

A personal injury claim can provide you with the financial relief that you need during this difficult time. A legal action can help you get compensation for a variety of damages that you face in the aftermath of your accident. This can include recovering compensation for:

  • Pain and suffering
  • Emotional distress
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Loss of consortium
  • Property damage
  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages

To provide yourself with the best chance of protecting your rights and getting the maximum possible compensation for these and other damages, it is in your best interest to seek representation from a dedicated pedestrian accident lawyer in Texas right away.

Call Our Law Firm Today

Our team at The Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover has extensive experience helping victims across Southern Texas protect their rights and get justice after being harmed in accidents through no fault of their own. Our team is available to advocate on your behalf and see to it that justice is served and you are able to maximize the compensation you recover.

If you are interested in exploring the legal options that you have during this difficult time, reach out to our dedicated Texas personal injury law firm today by calling (210) 226-2000 to schedule a free consultation.

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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.