Pedestrian Killed in Hit and Run Accident in San Antonio

A hit and run pedestrian accident in San Antonio claimed the life of a woman, when she was struck by a vehicle while walking downtown last night, officials said.

The woman who was killed in the San Antonio pedestrian accident was identified as 53-year-old Wendy Armstrong.

Police are still investigating the San Antonio hit and run accident and looking for witnesses, who may have more information about who hit the pedestrian. Surveillance video is being reviewed to reveal who may be involved or responsible for the hit and run pedestrian accident in San Antonio.

Locals from the region told police Armstrong is a homeless woman who frequents the area.

Pedestrian accidents and hit and run accidents in general in addition to San Antonio car accidents have become a serious issue for residents and locals. In addition, wrong-way accidents have gathered attention from law enforcement, news sources and San Antonio residents alike.

San Antonio Car Accident Lawyers

In 2011 in San Antonio alone, there were more than 28,000 traffic crashes across the region, highlighting the seriousness of traffic related accidents in San Antonio and surrounding areas. In addition to traffic accidents plaguing the region, in 2011, TXDOT reported that more than 3,400 of the accidents that occurred involved serious injuries.

Car accidents affect victims when they least expect it, making medical decisions, insurance interactions and keeping family members afloat even more overwhelming.

At the Carlson Law Firm, our team of statewide car accident lawyers, professional, on-staff medical consultants and private investigators immediately begin gathering evidence related to our client’s accidents, helping reveal answers to some of the serious questions accident victims may have about the injuries affecting them and their loved ones while seeking just compensation and holding negligent parties responsible for their actions.

For a free consultation, contact our car accident injury lawyers in San Antonio, online or visit one of our three convenient locations in San Antonio or our 7 other locations across the state. We care. We can help.


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