33-Year-Old Doctor Killed in Pedestrian Accident in San Antonio, TX

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Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 25-Jun-2013

A pedestrian accident in San Antonio claimed the life of a VA doctor, who was walking near the medical center when he was struck by an out-of-control pickup truck, police reported.

Officials identified the pedestrian killed in the fatal traffic accident in San Antonio, TX as 33-year-old Patrick Lindner Jr.

According to authorities, the driver of the pickup truck that jumped the curb, striking Lindner, did not seem to be intoxicated at the time of the tragic crash. Officials are still investigating the scene of the San Antonio fatality in an attempt to understand what may have caused the driver of the pickup to lose control of the vehicle.

The driver of the pickup truck involved was not identified.

KSAT News Reported that Lindner was transported to University Hospital, where he later died as a result of injuries sustained in VA Hospital crash in San Antonio.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Mr. Lindner.

Pedestrian Accident Lawyers in San Antonio, TX

Pedestrian accidents injure and kill thousands of people every year. And while some may be mere accidents, many such incidents are completely preventable, especially with extreme care from drivers and pedestrians alike. Adhering to traffic signals, using crosswalks and paying close attention within regions that have high pedestrian traffic are all important practices that can help keep drivers as well as those traveling by foot.

If you’ve been injured or lost a loved one in a pedestrian wrongful death, call our San Antonio pedestrian accident lawyers, practicing from ten convenient office locations across the state of Texas for a free initial consultation today. We care. We can help.


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