San Antonio, TX (December 19, 2023) – A woman was hospitalized with injuries as a result of a crash that occurred in the San Antonio area on Sunday evening, December 16. The accident prompted officials to respond to the scene at approximately 11:00 p.m.
According to reports provided by authorities, a woman was walking on the southbound side in the 11,200 block of US Highway 281. For unknown reasons, she was struck by a southbound 2019 black Harley-Davidson motorcycle in the area just south of Loop 410. The incident prompted authorities to close down the highway between Loop 410 and Del Lago Parkway. The woman was severely hurt in the crash. She was rushed to an area hospital, where she was admitted in critical condition. At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope the injured woman recovers quickly.
Car Accidents in Texas
The year 2022 saw a concerning number of serious injury crashes in Texas, totaling 15,299 incidents, resulting in 18,880 individuals sustaining severe injuries. Unfortunately, many of these accidents took place as a result of negligent and reckless drivers. Serious injuries not only have significant consequences for victims affected, but they also can cause significant financial challenges for them and their families.
In order to move forward in the best way possible, it is crucial that car crash victims take legal action right away. Filing a personal injury claim can help those harmed recover the financial resources that they need moving forward.
Be Sure To Protect Your Health and Well-Being
Following an accident, prioritizing your health is essential. If you experience discomfort or notice any unusual symptoms, it is imperative not to overlook them. Visit a healthcare professional to undergo a thorough examination of your well-being. The unfortunate truth is that the shock from the crash may delay the recognition of injuries, so even if you begin to feel better, attending all scheduled doctor appointments is crucial.
Maintaining a consistent record of medical treatment is instrumental in substantiating your car accident claim, reinforcing the connection between the incident and your injuries for a more comprehensive case. It is also vital that you seek legal representation from a Texas car accident lawyer as soon as possible. Your attorney will be able to help you gather medical records, get you the care you need, and help you recover the financial resources needed to cover your immediate and long-term care costs.
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The Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover strives to be the foremost legal firm in San Antonio and the southern region of Texas, providing top-notch representation for victims of severe accidents. Our experienced team is dedicated to fighting for justice on behalf of our clients, both inside and outside the courtroom. With over 30 years of experience and a track record of obtaining significant awards for our clients, we are confident in our ability to handle even the most complex personal injury cases. If you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence, get started on your case by contacting our Texas legal team at (210) 226-2000 for a free consultation. Let us fight for your rights and help you get the compensation you deserve.
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