Houston, TX (6/27/2021) – A child was injured after she was hit by a car during a gender reveal party Sunday evening.
The incident happened around 8:10 p.m. in southeast Houston near the Gulf Freeway on Japonica Street. A gender reveal party was occurring in the front yard of a home and a 4-year-old girl crossed the street to play with friends. That’s when a Chrysler sedan came by and hit the girl.
The car fled the scene when the family wasn’t looking.
The girl was rushed to the hospital in stable condition. She is expected to survive.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Car Accident Lawyers
Hit-and-run crashes can be some of the most frustrating and stressful incidents in a person’s life, especially if they are hurt or they have to fight their insurance company to pay for the resulting vehicle damage.
In the case above, a hit-and-run wreck left a child injured. Watching your child experience an injury as a result of another person’s negligence is extremely traumatic. No child should ever have to suffer, especially if the accident that caused their injury was avoidable. As a parent, you want the best for your child and will do anything to help them experience the best life possible. That’s why when your child is injured, you need the help of a compassionate attorney who will fight for you.
If you’re in the Houston, Texas area and your child has experienced injuries, the team at Sutliff & Stout Injury and Accident Law Firm is here for you. We believe everyone deserves competent legal counsel and we will walk by your side every step of the way to provide you with just that. To schedule your free consultation, call our office at 713-405-1263 or fill out our online contact form today.