Houston, TX (June 22, 2021) - A major vehicle collision occurred in Houston on the afternoon of June 22. At approximately 2:48 p.m., police and EMTs were sent to assist at the scene of the wreck.
Sources indicate that the accident happened in the 15700 block of Ridgecroft Road near the Shell Gas Station. The contributing factors of the incident have not been publicly reported at this time.
Officials stated that at least one person was hurt in the wreck. Emergency medical services were rendered to those in need at the scene. Seriously injured parties were transported to area hospitals via ambulance in order to receive further care.
The area where the wreck occurred was blocked off to local drivers while crews were present at the scene. Local motorists were forced to find alternative travel routes for the time being.
No further information has been disclosed at this time. Police continue to investigate.
Our thoughts are with those involved in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Houston
Houston is one of the most heavily populated areas in the United States, which could be a contributing factor to why so many traffic accidents take place there. In 2018, someone was injured by a traffic accident in Houston approximately once every two minutes. This is equal to an injury being sustained about 12 times per day.
After being involved and injured in a Texas auto accident, you may be faced with debilitating pain and suffering depending on the circumstances of the incident. If you are under the impression that your crash was caused by the negligence of another person, contacting a Houston personal injury attorney may be your best bet in order to receive full and fair financial compensation for your injuries.
Financial compensation in a car crash caused by negligence may be collected for economic and non-economic damages such as medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and loss of consortium, among others. If you or someone you love has been injured in a car crash in Texas, contact the law office of Farah Law in order to be connected with a reputable and skilled car accident attorney in Houston. An attorney will be able to inform you of your legal right toward the collection of just financial compensation to cover any damages that you may have dealt with due to your recent crash. Call our law firm at 915-233-4297 as soon as possible in order to inquire about collecting financial compensation for your injuries and losses.
Our personal injury law firm works on a contingency fee basis which means you pay nothing unless you are awarded 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.