Houston, TX (August 5, 2021) – Just after 5:30 p.m. on the evening of August 5, an injury collision was reported to officials in Houston. The wreck happened in the 7900 block of Westheimer Road for reasons still being investigated by police.
According to reports, the collision took place on Westheimer near Lock Lee Lane. Two or more vehicles collided in the area, resulting in injuries for involved parties.
Responders including police, paramedics, and fire crews were called to assist at the scene. At least one person was reported to have required transportation to an area medical center for treatment.
The identities of the involved parties have not been disclosed to the public at this time. Police in Houston continue to investigate.
Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Collisions in Houston
Being injured in a car crash in Houston can cause many different issues in a person’s life. Depending on the severity of the wreck, injured accident victims may be forced to stay in the hospital for a prolonged time period in order to recover from their injuries. A person is seriously injured approximately once every two minutes in a car accident in Texas. It can be scary and painful to suffer serious injuries in an auto collision. Oftentimes, injured collision victims are rushed from the scene via ambulance to an area hospital where they receive treatment as needed. An incident of this magnitude can present unforeseeable and devastating consequences for victims.
Some of these consequences include losing wages due to necessary downtime for recovery, all while bills are piling up. This can be stressful. If the crash that you were involved in was caused by the negligent actions of another driver, you could qualify for financial compensation for your injuries and losses. Any costs associated with your crash could be covered by compensation if the law finds that your wreck was the result of another’s negligent actions. Extensive and expensive medical treatment is usually required in order to help victims recover when the injuries are severe. This can cost tens of thousands of dollars and be a major setback in a person’s life and ability to live optimally.
Contact the Law Office of Williams Hart & Boundas as soon as possible in the event that you believe that you or a loved one of yours has been injured by another person’s recklessness, carelessness, or negligence in a Houston car crash or another type of traffic accident. The personal injury attorneys in Houston at Williams Hart & Boundas work on a contingency fee basis, which means that you pay nothing unless you are awarded full and fair financial compensation for any resulting damages that may have resulted from your crash. Call our law office when you can at 713-230-2200.
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Disclaimer: We write these posts with the intention of providing general information about driving safety with the hope that people will slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being seriously injured in an accident. If you are in an accident, we want to make sure that you know how to react appropriately. This post is not intended to be deemed as legal or medical advice of any kind. The picture used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.