Nolanville, TX (12/31/2019) – A man is now hospitalized after being hit by a car Monday evening in Nolanville, Texas.
The accident occurred around 5:10 p.m. on Nolan Loop when a vehicle struck the bicyclist due to the sun being in her eyes, according to DPS.
The bicyclist was taken to a nearby hospital via ambulance for treatment of serious injuries.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Bicycle Accident Attorneys
Every six hours, a bicyclist is struck and fatally injured by a motor vehicle driver. This is primarily due to a vehicle running a red light, failing to yield, or simply because the driver didn’t see the bicyclist, much like the situation above.
If negligence like this occurs, it’s important to contact legal assistance to get the compensation you deserve for an untimely, and undeserved, accident. If you or a loved one has suffered personal injury due to a third party’s involvement in a biking accident, contact Sutliff & Stout as soon as possible to learn your rights.