Houston, TX (June 22, 2021) – A fatal accident took place in Houston on the afternoon of Tuesday, June 22. The wreck occurred just before 11:00 a.m. for reasons still being investigated by police.
Houston authorities stated that the collision occurred on the Eastex Freeway just before Kingwood Drive in Montgomery County. Three frontage roads were closed while crews were at the scene. They reopened sometime after 4:00 p.m., according to reports.
Two vehicles were stated to have been involved in the accident, the circumstances of which have not been reported. At least one person lost their life.
Police officials in Houston continue to investigate the details of the incident. No further information has been reported at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased at this time.
Houston Auto Accidents
On average, the state of Texas sees nearly 500,000 car accidents each and every year. Of these accidents, over 250,000 people sustain injuries and more than 3,500 lose their lives. In Houston, annually, there are almost 70,000 car accidents that take place. That is more car crashes per year than in some US states.
If you are under the impression that you or your loved one’s injuries are the direct results of another person’s demonstration of negligence while driving, you may be entitled to significant financial compensation. Any damages and losses that resulted from your injuries may be able to be compensated for in court. Financial compensation can reimburse you for things like lost wages, hospital bills, funeral costs, and more. A Houston car accident lawyer will be able to help you collect full and fair financial compensation for your injuries and losses, including things like pain and suffering, loss of life enjoyment, medical bills, and more.
In the horrible circumstance that a member of your family has been killed in an accident that was caused by the negligence of another person, you deserve the assistance of a skilled and knowledgeable wrongful death attorney in Houston. An attorney, depending on the circumstances of your loved one’s collision, will be able to help you collect financial compensation for things like funeral costs, outstanding medical bills, and more.
Contact the law office of Williams Hart & Boundas 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. Our attorneys are here to help you through every step of the personal injury, wrongful death, or car accident claim process. We understand how difficult this can be, especially depending on the severity of the accident and your resulting injuries. Call our law office today at 713-999-6945.
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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.