Austin, TX (April 10, 2020) – At around 2 p.m., on April 9, authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Airport Boulevard. Reports from the Austin Police Department indicate that an adult pedestrian was crossing the tracks along Airport Boulevard near East 51st Street when they were struck by a train.
One victim suffered traumatic injuries in this accident and was transported via ambulance to Dell Seton Medical Center with serious and potentially life-threatening injuries.
APD is currently investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Each year, more than 7,500 pedestrians are struck and injured in auto accidents across our state. These incidents are typically preventable, yet victims continue to suffer broke bones and other devastating injuries that force them into area hospitals for treatment. When victims are injured in accidents, due to the actions of others, it is imperative that they reach out to a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
At Rasansky Law Firm, our personal injury attorneys in Texas have over two and a half decades of experience helping victims recover from their accidents. Our team provides aggressive legal representation to ensure those harmed are able to get the medical treatment they need and focus on recovering. Contact our Texas injury accident attorneys at (214) 617-1816 to explore legal options available for you.
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