San Angelo, TX – One Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident on Ben Ficklin Rd
San Angelo, TX (July 7, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident reported on Monday left the driver of a black four-door sedan injured in San Angelo. On July 6, the San Angelo Police Department responded to the scene of a traffic accident on Ben Ficklin Road.
Reports from the SAPD’s Traffic Division state that a white Ford F-550 pickup truck was traveling north on US Highway 87. The truck collided with a black Honda at the intersection with Ben Ficklin Road as the driver of the sedan attempted to make a left turn onto the highway.
The driver of the Honda sustained injuries in the collision and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. Police determined that the driver of the pickup truck ran a red light at the intersection. Police issued the pickup driver a citation for his actions. At this time, the SAPD’s Traffic Division is investigating.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Texas
Approximately every 58-seconds, someone is involved in a car accident in the state of Texas. These accidents leave around 250,000 people injured annually. Although the majority of accidents leave victims with minor injuries, tens of thousands of victims require immediate medical attention and have to spend months out of work recovering. When victims sustain injuries in accidents caused by negligent drivers, they should reach out to a car accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
The Texas personal injury attorneys at Low Law Firm have nearly 15-years of experience helping clients in Abilene, and throughout Taylor and Jones counties, protect their legal rights after being injured in accidents. Attorney Tara Gilmore-Low wholeheartedly believes victims deserve justice after being harmed, which is why she provides trusted and effective legal representation to help clients reach their goals with recovering. If you have been injured in an accident as a result of another driver’s actions, contact the personal injury attorneys in Abilene at Low Law Firm by calling (325) 455-1889 to explore legal options available for you.
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