Contact our firm and you talk to an attorney IMMEDIATELY. We handle each case personally. For aggressive and caring representation, put Gibson Hill Personal Injury on your side today! 512-580-8334

Blog

San Antonio pedestrian killed after being struck by Hummer

SAN ANTONIO, TX – A San Antonio woman was killed after being hit by a Hummer while attempting to cross a dark street early Tuesday morning.

According to My San Antonio, 61-year-old Terry Ann Rowland was hit while attempting to cross in the 7700 block of Culebra Road just after 6:00 a.m. Police say she was not in a designated crosswalk at the time of the crash.

The driver of the Hummer remained at the scene and rendered assistance to the victim. No charges are being filed against him at this time.

An official investigation into the crash remains underway as of Tuesday afternoon.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in a pedestrian accident, call the Texas pedestrian accident lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Female struck by vehicle in Cypress Tuesday night

CYPRESS, TX – An 18-year-old woman was struck by a vehicle in Cypress on Tuesday night, according to Houston Chronicle.

The accident happened at the intersection of Mound Road and Crossland Park Lane at approximately 9:22 p.m.

Police say the female exited her vehicle to examine something she saw on the road when she was struck by a 72-year-old driver at the intersection.

The victim suffered severe head injuries and was flown by LifeFlight to Memorial Hermann Downtown. She was in critical but stable condition.

This is a series of articles presented by Gibson Hill Personal Injury as a way of keeping our Austin community safer and informed about traffic incidents and other news. Blog posts should not be taken as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in a motorcycle accident, call the Cypress pedestrian accident injury lawyers of Gibson Hill today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, or other expenses.


Intoxicated driver hits, kills pedestrian on sidewalk

AUSTIN, TX – A man has been charged with driving while intoxicated and intoxication manslaughter after hitting and killing a female pedestrian on the city’s far northwest side last week, My Texas Daily reports.

The accident happened at the intersection of Pond Springs Road and U.S. Highway 183 at approximately 10:36 p.m on May 21.

Gary Joseph Brauneis, 27, was driving a grey 2010 Mazda M3i northbound on the service road when he struck a 2014 GMC pickup truck stopped at a red light intersection. The impact launched the truck into the intersection while the Mazda continued accelerating, striking a woman who was walking on the sidewalk. The Mazda did not stop until it crashed into a building.

The victim—identified as Ginger Mattox, 30—was transported to St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

Brauneis was arrested, charged with driving while intoxicated, and charged with intoxication manslaughter

The Austin car accident and pedestrian lawyers of Gibson Hill Personal Injury represent those who’ve been hurt or have lost loved ones in accidents caused by negligence. We have the skills and experience necessary to help you get the fair compensation you’re owed. Schedule a free and confidential consultation with one of our experienced car accident attorneys at 512-580-8334 or by reaching out to us online.