Houston, TX (August 10, 2021) - A serious car accident took place in Houston on the evening of August 10. At around 5:40 p.m., the incident was reported to authorities in the area who promptly responded to the scene in order to assist those involved.
According to reports, the crash happened just before 6:00 p.m. for reasons still under police investigation. An unspecified number of vehicles were involved in a collision near the 2000 block of Chartres Street near St Joseph Parkway.
At least one person was hurt in the crash, according to reports. Paramedics assisted those involved before transporting seriously injured patients to local hospitals for further care. No one involved has been identified as police continue to investigate.
Delays in traffic were observed in the area for an extended period of time while crews worked to clear the wreckage. Local motorists were asked to avoid the area while responders were present.
Nothing further has been reported at this time. We hope for the full recovery of the injured parties.
Auto Accidents in Houston
Those involved and injured in auto accidents are usually forced to deal with an array of negative consequences. We often like to think that most people walk away from their accidents unscathed, however, this is not the case. Actually, over 17,000 people sustain injuries that put them in the hospital each year in the state of Texas due to vehicle collisions. Oftentimes, injured victims will suffer injuries like broken bones, whiplash, spinal cord/brain injuries, and more. These types of injuries can leave a victim with overwhelming pain that affects their day-to-day life. As if dealing with pain were not enough, thousands of people require extensive medical treatment for their injuries. In most cases of severe injuries, victims are required to spend extensive time in area hospitals and go through therapy for months. The mental, emotional, and physical consequences are only half the battle.
Quite often, victims are forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on the medical treatment they need for their injuries. For this reason, it is imperative that victims who are injured in car accidents caused by the negligent actions of others reach out to a car crash lawyer in Houston as soon as possible. When victims are injured in accidents, through no fault of their own, they may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the cost of medical care and to offset the lost wages that they endure. Quite often, victims find it extremely beneficial to work with a reputable legal team after being injured in an accident.
At Farah Law, we strive to help injured victims maximize their recoveries. Our attorneys meet with potential clients to discuss the circumstances surrounding their accidents to determine the best course of legal action. By reviewing the details of your accident, our Texas personal injury lawyer can help you fight aggressively to get the maximum amount of compensation and justice you deserve. If you have been injured in an accident as a result of another person’s negligent or reckless actions, contact our personal injury attorneys in Houston at (888) 481-9359 to see how we can help you. Schedule a free case review with our team to determine what legal options are available to help you move forward and recover.
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