San Antonio, TX (February 28, 2020) –At around 7:30 p.m., on February 26, authorities were requested at the scene of a motor vehicle accident on US Highway 281. Reports from authorities indicate that a male pedestrian was attempting to cross the highway, near Wurzbach Parkway, when he was struck by an SUV.
The male victim, in his 60s, suffered fatal injuries in the collision and was immediately declared deceased.
At this time, police in San Antonio are investigating.
We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 3,600 people lose their lives in auto accidents across our state. Unfortunately, more than 600 of those fatally injured are pedestrians. These accidents are often devastating due to the fact that victims are unprotected against the impact of vehicles in collisions. When victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents, due to the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at Rasansky Law Firm have over two and a half decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights and best interests of families across our state. We strive to help those harmed by reckless and negligent drivers protect their legal rights and get the maximum amount of compensation attainable. If your loved one lost their life in a collision, due to the reckless actions of another driver, contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 617-1816 to explore legal options available for you.
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