Houston, TX (July 28, 2021) – An unspecified number of people were injured in a car accident in Houston on the afternoon of July 28. Reports indicate that the wreck occurred in the 5300 block of Memorial Drive.
Reports concerning the incident indicate that the collision took place at about 5:24 p.m. Various responders were sent to assist those at the scene shortly after the wreck took place.
At least one person sustained injuries in the accident. Paramedics were seen rendering emergency aid to injured parties at the scene. No one involved has been identified at this time.
Authorities in Houston continue to investigate the circumstances of the wreck.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Injury Accidents in Houston
Texas has the highest rate of fatal vehicle accidents in the United States. Texas roadways see some kind of vehicle collision approximately once every one minute and 11 seconds. One person is killed during a Texas car crash every two and a half hours, and a victim sustains a critical injury nearly once every two minutes.
As published by the Texas Department of Transportation, there were 19,506 serious vehicle collisions that caused 30,992 victims to endure severe injuries and cost 3,722 victims their lives.
If you or a family member sustained an injury during a Texas car accident, then a personal injury attorney will be able to identify the most efficient techniques for helping you receive financial compensation for losses like funeral and burial expenses, medical costs, loss of income, and many other damages brought on by the death of a family member.
The Houston personal injury attorneys at Williams Hart & Boundas have been advising injured crash victims on what they need to receive compensation following a serious accident.
If you would like a free evaluation of your Texas car accident claim, reach out to our law offices by calling (512) 968-0051 to schedule your case evaluation today.
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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.