Unfortunately, Texas ranks as one of the highest states in the nation for pedestrian fatalities. In 2017, Texas, along with California, Florida, New York, and Arizona, comprised 43% of all pedestrian fatalities for the first six months of the year. However, these five states only make up 30 percent of the entire country’s population.

Even if someone doesn’t die in a pedestrian accident, they likely sustained serious to catastrophic injuries. If you or a loved one were a pedestrian who was injured in an accident caused by someone else’s negligence, it’s important to speak with an Austin pedestrian accident attorney right away.

Common Injuries in Austin Pedestrian Accidents

Injuries in pedestrian accidents can vary based on the circumstances and severity of the impact. Here are some of the more common injuries seen in pedestrian versus vehicle accidents.

Contact an Austin Pedestrian Accident Attorney

Speaking with an experienced Austin pedestrian accident attorney is important when you have been injured in an accident. Robert Littlefield Buford III, Attorney at Law understands the traumatic time you are likely experiencing and can help get you the compensation you deserve. Contact us today at 512-710-0803 to schedule an initial consultation.