Houston, TX (July 16, 2021) – According to local officials in Houston, a major vehicle crash happened on Friday, July 16 that required an emergency response. Injuries were confirmed to have resulted from the event, reports indicate.
At around 4:22 p.m. on the evening of July 16, an auto accident occurred at the junction of Windswept Lane and Buttercup Street. In order to render aid to the injured, emergency personnel was promptly sent to the crash scene.
Ambulances were observed at the site of the wreck, though it remains unclear how many victims required transportation to area hospitals for treatment. The roadway was closed while responders worked to secure the scene and assist those with injuries.
Delays in traffic ensued in the area for the time that the crash scene was active. Drivers were forced to find alternative travel routes for the time being.
Nothing further has been reported concerning the incident or its surrounding circumstances. The collision inquiry continues.
Our thoughts are with those involved. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Wrecks in Houston
Irresponsible and negligent driving are key factors in the cause of injurious and fatal traffic collisions in Houston. A reckless driver’s behavior will always catch a safe and mindful driver off guard, often causing them serious injuries or worse. Despite the existence of basic road etiquette, not everyone abides by it. Over a third of yearly traffic fatalities in the United States are the result of careless driving. In Texas, negligence while driving is also a leading culprit in the cause of vehicle collisions.
Those who sustain injuries in car accidents in Houston that were caused by negligence may be entitled to financial compensation. Additionally, those who choose to drive negligently should be held accountable for their actions. You may be able to receive monetary compensation if you choose to file a personal injury claim for the injuries and losses you may have been faced with due to your accident. A personal injury attorney in Houston will be able to help you submit your claim in a timely and appropriate manner so that you are able to receive the maximum compensation for your injuries. It is advisable to begin working on your claim as soon as possible after your crash in order to ensure a fair shot at full and fair financial compensation.
If you or someone you love has sustained injuries in a Houston auto accident due to another motorist’s negligence, contact Williams Hart & Boundas as soon as you can in order to learn more about your legal options moving forward. We firmly believe that no one should have to suffer through something like this on their own without really knowing the next step to take. We are ethical, compassionate, and caring when it comes to personal injury law, as we know that issues of this magnitude are extremely stressful and overwhelming. Call us at 713-230-2200 to speak to a skilled and experienced attorney concerning your case and right toward financial compensation.
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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.