A motorcycle rider was killed in a two-vehicle crash in west Houston Sunday, April 10, 2022.
The fatal collision occurred early in the morning along Overbrook Lane and Gray Falls Drive.
According to Houston Police Department Sergeant David Rose, a motorcyclist was speeding westbound along Overbrook Lane and Gray Falls Drive before colliding with a black Mitsubishi Lancer.
The motorcyclist was thrown underneath the Mitsubishi Lancer when he tried to avoid the crash by laying the bike down. He died on the scene, Rose said.
The Mitsubishi Lancer’s driver remained at the scene and showed no signs of intoxication. The motorcyclist’s identity has yet to be determined.
Two-Vehicle Crash Statistics
There are a lot more car accidents than you’d think in the United States. Approximately one car accident occurs every 60 seconds, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) (NHTSA). More than 5 million people are injured or killed in car accidents in the United States each year.
Largely due to its high proportion of registered drivers and public roads, Texas is the nation’s most populous state. It doesn’t really matter that the country’s busiest highway system is located here. A large number of car accidents take place in Texas every year because of this.
According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), there are an estimated 3,500 deaths and 246,000 injuries in Texas car accidents each year, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).
Injuries to soft tissues, such as lacerations and fractured ribs, as well as headaches and migraines, are common after a car accident.
Two-Vehicle Crash Accident Lawyers for Houston County
Even if you don’t realize it, every driver is putting themselves at risk. Car accidents can happen at any time and are impossible to foresee. Many drivers aren’t paying attention to the road in the United States.
Car accident victims who are injured because of another driver’s carelessness may be entitled to compensation.
Those who are seriously injured in a car accident may face medical bills, excruciating pain, and months of unpaid wages. In the event of a personal injury, you will receive compensation for all of your financial needs.
Our Houston County car accident lawyers at Arash Law Texas will fight to get you the compensation you need and deserve for your injuries and losses. If you’ve been in a car accident, please contact us immediately so that we can assist you. For a free consultation with a personal injury attorney, call (888) 398-4017.