Haslet, TX (November 21, 2020) – A motorcycle accident reported in Tarrant County on Thursday evening left one person seriously injured. Just before 7:30 p.m., on November 19, crews with the Haslet Fire Department and the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of a crash on Westport Parkway.
Reports show that a motorcycle and an 18-wheeler collided in the 700 block of the roadway near the Amazon Fulfillment center. The crash resulted in significant traffic delays. The rider sustained critical injuries in the accident. The victim was transported to an area hospital via Air Evac Lifeteam helicopter for further assistance. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Texas
Approximately 80,000 motorcyclists are harmed in devastating collisions across the United States each year. These vehicles present various challenges for other drivers sharing the road. The fact that motorcycles are smaller and more compact makes them more likely to be missed by reckless drivers. Although motorcyclists can sustain any injuries in a collision, they are more likely to incur broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, and spinal cord injuries. These and other injuries demand medical treatment and have a dramatic impact on the lives of victims.
Not only are motorcyclists forced to deal with substantial physical limitations from their injuries, by the mental and emotional consequences are stacking as well. To add to all of it, towering medical costs can hinder the health and wellbeing of both victims and their families. For this reason, it can greatly benefit victims to seek legal guidance in the aftermath of an accident. Those harmed may be entitled to compensation to help cover the costs they face moving forward. When injuries occur, victims should reach out to an aggressive motorcycle accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they face from medical treatment, lost wages, and various other reasons moving forward.
Victims who are harmed in preventable accidents should be able to hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. Various legal options available in the civil realm enable those harmed to hold negligent and reckless drivers accountable for their actions. Not only does pursuing legal options help those harmed get justice, but it can help set precedence for what kind of actions will not be tolerated on roads throughout the area. For over two and a half decades, Rasansky Law Firm’s personal injury attorneys in Texas have worked diligently to help victims harmed in auto accidents recover. Our team provides aggressive representation to victims to ensure wrongdoers are held accountable. Victims deserve the maximum amount of compensation available for medical treatment and various other damages, which is what we are dedicated to helping them receive. Contact our law firm today at (214) 617-1816 to meet with our injury accident attorneys in Texas to discuss legal options available for your case.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the Dallas community, Rasansky Law Firm’s goal is to improve the safety of all residents in the great state of Texas. While we are extremely saddened by the accidents we report on, we hope that through knowledge of these accidents, individuals will exercise caution in order to avoid similar accidents in the future. These reports are not solicitations for business and the information included herein should not be taken as medical or legal advice. We hope for the quickest recovery for those involved in these accidents.