Hewitt, TX (2/6/2021) – A Good Samaritan was left injured after being hit by a car while assisting car crash victims on Saturday.
The accident happened on FM 2837 and Chapel Road around 8 p.m. An accident between a Jeep and a Chevrolet Sonic happened when the Sonic failed to yield the right-of-way to the Jeep. A Good Samaritan stopped to help those in the accident, but was hit by a Buick car that was passing by.
The Good Samaritan was flown to Baylor Scott and White in Temple in critical condition.
The occupants of the Chevrolet were taken to Baylor Scott and White in Waco to be treated for a possible injury.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Roadside Accident Lawyers
At Sutliff & Stout, we receive many cases of pedestrian accidents occurring on suburban roads, county roads, and major highways. Too often do we hear of incidents that occur of pedestrians being Good Samaritans to other drivers and it results in their unlikely injuries or demise. Whether it be from the weather, dark roads, or distracted driving, pedestrian accidents are all too common and could be reduced if drivers stayed alert on the road.
It is important to have an experienced lawyer handling the case who understands personal injury, wrongful death, and pedestrian accidents. An attorney can deal with insurance adjusters, negotiate settlements, and represent your best interests if a lawsuit is needed. If you or a loved one were involved in a car accident, immediately contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call pedestrian accident attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 405-1263 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
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