Houston, TX – Auto Collision on Travis St near Ruth St Causes Injuries, Delays

Aug 6, 2021 | Houston, TX Traffic Accidents

Houston, TX (August 5, 2021) – An injury accident took place on a roadway in Houston on the morning of August 5. At approximately 5:45 p.m., police, paramedics, and fire crews were sent to the scene in order to assist injured parties. 

Upon their arrival at the site of the wreck, located in the 4500 block of Travis Street near Ruth Street, officials found that at least one person had sustained injuries and was in need of emergency medical care. 

Emergency technicians rendered aid to those involved at the scene. Extensively injured patients were taken to area hospitals for further treatment as needed. 

The identities of the involved parties have not been released to the public at this time. Police in Houston continue to investigate the circumstances of the incident. 

Nothing further has been currently reported. Our thoughts are with everyone involved as we hope for their full and fast recovery. 

Car Crashes in Houston

Houston, TX - Auto Collision on Travis St near Ruth St Causes Injuries, Delays

More car accidents happen in Houston than any other city in the Lone Star State, and almost any other city in the United States. Information from the Texas Department of Transportation reveals that there were roughly 47,585 vehicle collisions in Houston in 2012. Of those accidents, 176 were fatal, resulting in 193 deaths.

Approximately 5,387 Houston car accidents caused injuries to about 7,307 people in 2012. Roughly 12,014 of those collisions caused injuries of some sort, harming approximately 19,703 individuals. Unfortunately, a large percentage of these accidents are caused by driver negligence.

If you or a loved one of yours has been injured in a Houston car accident, seeking the assistance of a Houston car crash lawyer is in your best interest. You could be entitled to significant financial compensation that can cover things like lost wages, outstanding medical bills, and more. Non-economic damages like pain and suffering and loss of consortium may also be covered depending on the circumstances of your collision.

Contact the personal injury lawyers in Houston at Williams Hart & Boundas at 512-968-0051 in the event that you or someone you love has sustained injuries or lost their life in a car accident caused by the negligence of another person. Our law firm works on a contingency fee basis, which means that you pay nothing until awarded full and fair financial compensation for your injuries and incurred losses.

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