Austin, TX – Hit-and-Run Waste Management Truck Crash on Giles Lane
Austin, TX (December 30, 2022) – An unknown number of people were left injured following a truck accident that took place in Austin early Friday morning. At around 7 a.m., on December 30, the Austin Police Department and firefighters were called to the scene of a traffic crash that occurred on Giles Lane.
According to law enforcement, a waste management truck and an unknown number of vehicles collided in the area of 9704 Giles Lane. The waste management truck fled the scene of the accident after impact.
Police and firefighters responded to the scene of the accident to provide assistance.
Medical personnel responded to care for injured victims and transport those who required further care to area hospitals.
The circumstances surrounding the accident are currently being investigated.
We hope the injured victims recover quickly following this accident.
Truck Crashes in Texas
Each year, truck accidents take the lives of thousands of people across the United States while leaving tens of thousands more injured. In many cases, people are left with significant injuries that require medical care. Following an accident, it is important that victims are able to get justice. However, when drivers and vehicles flee the scene of the accident, getting justice can be more complicated.
If you or a loved one were involved in a hit-and-run truck accident, it is important to know that you have legal options available to you. If the truck driver who hit you fled the scene, you may be able to file a personal injury claim against their insurance company.
In order to file a successful personal injury claim, you will need to prove that the truck driver was at fault for the accident. This can be difficult if the driver fled the scene, but there are some steps you can take to gather evidence. Witness statements from any bystanders who saw the accident can be helpful in proving fault. In some cases, surveillance footage from nearby businesses may have captured the accident on camera.
If you are able to prove that the truck driver was at fault for the accident, you may be eligible for compensation for your pain and suffering, medical costs, and more. An experienced and knowledgeable truck accident lawyer in Austin can help you navigate the claims process and fight for the compensation you deserve.
If you have been hurt in a truck accident, Goudarzi & Young are committed to providing dedicated legal help and fighting for fair compensation. Our experienced team of truck accident lawyers can answer any questions that you may have about the process free of charge during your consultation. Contact our Texas law firm today at 800-256-5169 to schedule a free consultation to get started on your case right away.
Notes: Our team of dedicated writers created this post through the use of secondary sources; therefore, we have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this truck accident. If you locate incorrect information, please contact Goudarzi & Young, L.L.P. so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. This post will be removed if requested.
Disclaimer: The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical attention immediately, then speak to a lawyer as soon as possible. The photograph used in this post is not representative of this accident. This post is not a solicitation for business.