Houston, TX (June 21, 2021) – Officials in Houston are currently investigating the circumstances of a car accident that occurred on the evening of June 21. According to reports, the wreck was reported at around 4:00 p.m.
First responders including police, EMTs, and firefighters were sent to the scene in order to assist those involved. The wreck happened in the 500 block of East Tidwell Road in the vicinity of Chacho’s.
How the accident occurred is currently being investigated by Houston authorities. Few details are currently available concerning the nature of the incident.
At least one person sustained injuries due to the collision, though no one involved has been identified at this time. Emergency medical technicians were observed helping those with injuries at the crash site.
Extensively injured patients were then transported to local hospitals for further care as needed. Police officials in Houston continue to investigate.
Our thoughts are with those involved in hopes of a full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Houston
Approximately 450,000 auto accidents per year are reported in the Lone Star State. Hundreds of thousands of injuries and thousands of deaths are also reported due to these accidents. Some of the most common types of injuries that usually result from severe car accidents include broken bones, whiplash, spinal cord injuries, and traumatic brain injuries. Texas is one of the most dangerous states in the nation when it comes to car accidents, according to statistics. This is probably due to its extremely high population. Places that are more densely populated usually have higher collision rates.
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. Losing wages while bills are piling up 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.
The Houston personal injury lawyers at Williams Hart & Boundas have been working alongside injured crash victims and their families for many years and are passionate about ensuring that our clients are well taken care of. We know that this process can be stressful, which is why we try to make it as simple and seamless as possible for you. Call us at 512-968-0051 in the event that you or someone you love has sustained injuries or lost their life in a car crash that was caused by the negligence of another person. Our law firm operates on a contingency fee basis, which means that you pay nothing unless you are awarded full and fair financial compensation for your injuries and incurred losses.
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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.