Austin, TX – Four-Vehicle Rollover Crash on I-71 near TX-183

Austin, TX – Four-Vehicle Rollover Crash on I-71 near TX-183

Austin, TX (March 28, 2024) – Authorities were requested to provide assistance at the scene of a major motor vehicle accident that occurred on Tuesday afternoon in Austin. At around 2:20 p.m. on March 27, the Austin Travis County EMS, firefighters, and the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of an automobile accident on Texas State Highway 71.

According to official reports, a total of four vehicles collided on the eastbound side of the roadway in the 1600 block. The impact of the crash caused two of the vehicles to overturn. One person was trapped in their vehicle and had to be removed by authorities. EMS units responded to the scene to provide care to the victims. One adult patient was injured in the accident and was transported to Seton Hays County for emergency treatment. At this time, the incident is under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim at this time area

Car Accidents in Texas

In Texas, we witness a grim reality surrounding the number of people hurt in motor vehicle accidents. According to statistics, at least one person was injured every two minutes and nine seconds as a result of a motor vehicle accident that occurred somewhere in our state in 2022. Unfortunately, the number of motor vehicle accidents reported statewide continues to increase year after year despite the safety measures we have in place to protect motorists. After being hurt in an accident, victims have the ability to file claims to recover compensation for their damages.

Can I Negotiate Compensation with the Insurance Company?

You can negotiate with an insurance company after your car accident. In fact, negotiation is a common and often necessary step in the claims process. Insurance companies typically provide initial settlement offers, but these may not always adequately cover your damages. You have the right to negotiate for a fair and just compensation that accurately reflects the extent of your injuries, property damage, lost wages, and other associated costs.

It is advisable to seek legal representation from a dedicated Texas car accident lawyer during these negotiations, as they can leverage their experience to build a strong case on your behalf. They understand the negotiation process, helping you navigate complexities and improving the likelihood of reaching a more favorable settlement that meets your needs and covers your losses comprehensively.

Call Our Team Today

Since 1991, The Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover has been providing top-notch legal assistance to injured individuals in San Antonio. Our team of experienced lawyers is dedicated to fighting for justice and peace for our clients who have suffered from serious injuries caused by someone else’s negligence. We understand the challenges that come with a personal injury, which is why we prioritize taking the pressure off of our clients and actively advocating for their rights. With open communication throughout the process and personalized attention, we are committed to delivering quality representation every step of the way. If you or a loved one has been injured in an auto accident or due to dangerous property conditions, don’t hesitate to contact us at (210) 226-2000 for a free consultation with a reliable and dedicated injury attorney by your side. Let us fight for what you rightfully deserve – together.

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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.