Kerrville, TX (8/10/2020) – A girl is now injured after a pickup truck crashed into her bedroom Thursday night in Kerrville.
According to news reports, Isaac Barboza Jr., 23, was driving his white Ford F-250 around 11 p.m. when he veered off the road and crashed into a house on Leland. He crashed into a bedroom, pinning an 8-year-old girl underneath his vehicle.
The girl was freed from the vehicle and taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Barboza was arrested and charged with intoxication assault with a vehicle causing serious bodily 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.
According to Texas law, an Intoxication Assault involves a person who commits an offense if the person, by accident or mistake, operates a motor vehicle in a public place while intoxicated, by reason of that intoxication causes serious bodily injury to another. Serious bodily injury means an injury that creates a substantial risk of death or that causes serious permanent disfigurement or protracted loss or impairment of the function of any bodily member or organ.
Because the child was left with serious injuries, and the driver is seen to be negligent while behind the wheel, it’s important to seek legal assistance who handles cases of negligence and intoxication assault. An attorney can best represent you, negotiate settlements, and deal with insurance claims as you navigate your accident and personal injury recovery. If you or a loved one were involved in an accident, immediately contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call personal injury attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
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