Houston, TX (May 17, 2021) - A fatal accident occurred at an apartment complex in Southwest Houston on May 17. At approximately 3:00 a.m, Houston police responded to West Bellfort Boulevard after receiving a call concerning the incident.
Sources state that the accident took place at the Bellfort Village Apartment complex, located near the intersection of West Bellfort Boulevard and Sandpiper Drive. According to reports, a man, who remains unidentified, was fatally crushed by a security gate at the apartment complex.
Few details are available concerning the circumstances surrounding the fatal incident. First responders found the man unresponsive in the early morning hours of May 17. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Authorities in southwest Houston continue to investigate the details of the accident. We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Houston
According to information provided by the Centers for Disease Control, close to 20,000 people lose their lives every single year in the United States due to unsafe premises or conditions. These can be in apartment complexes, rented homes, stores, amusement parks, and many other places. Nothing is more devastating than losing a loved one in an accident, especially when that accident was the result of another person’s negligent or reckless actions.
The Houston wrongful death attorneys at Farah Law have worked on numerous types of wrongful death cases. We possess the experience and knowledge necessary to provide our clients the justice and compensation that they may be entitled to after wrongfully losing a loved one. We are well aware that nothing could ever replace your family member, but we want you to know that the law has given you the right to hold negligent parties responsible.
If a loved one of yours has recently lost their life in an accident, you are probably feeling lost, maybe even helpless. You may also be feeling especially angry if you know that their death could have been prevented, or was the direct result of another person or entity’s negligence. The wrongful death lawyers at Farah Law are extensively experienced in helping grieving clients recover some sense of normalcy in their lives after experiencing a traumatic and sudden loss. For example, if you so choose, we will help get you into therapy that is right for you and your budget, as well as provide you with a listening ear whenever necessary. We will answer any and all questions you may have, as we know this is a complex and unfamiliar process. We are here to help you get through this, emotionally, physically, and financially. We hope to help you better understand your legal right toward financial compensation in the event that you have lost someone you love to the negligent, reckless, or careless actions of another.
Wrongful death accidents in Houston are, unfortunately, not an uncommon occurrence. Thousands of people needlessly lose their lives every year due to negligence. Allow the seasoned and compassionate wrongful death attorneys at Farah Law help you get the justice you may be entitled to after the loss of your loved one. Our firm works on a contingency fee basis, which means you pay nothing unless awarded financial compensation. Contact us today at 888-481-9359 for a free consultation in order to learn more about how we can help you.
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