According to news reports, neither of the individuals in the crash sustained life-threatening injuries. October 18, 2018 – 1:23 am: A driver and a Texas state trooper were injured early Thursday morning in a crash on the Dallas North Tollway. The accident took place near Northwest Highway in Dallas, between a Texas Department of Public […]
According to news reports, the victim was thrown from the vehicle and found dead on the scene of the accident. October 17, 2018 – 2:00 am: One woman is dead after a single-vehicle accident in the Clear Lake area very early on Wednesday morning. The identity of the victim, a 44-year-old woman, has not been […]
According to news reports, the man was a Pakistani TV host of a cricket-themed TV show. October 16, 2018 – 2:13 pm: Khurram Ibrahim was killed in a major crash with an 18-wheeler that shut down traffic for several hours on Tuesday afternoon. The accident took place on the southbound part of U.S. 59 Southwest […]
According to news reports, the police are still searching for the driver of the vehicle responsible for the pedestrian’s death. October 15, 2018 – 9:40 am: A pedestrian in Webster, Texas was struck by a vehicle and killed while crossing the street in Webster on Sunday morning. The accident took place on the 1400 block […]
According to news reports, the suspect was in an accident with a news crew before stealing a police car and fleeing the scene. October 15, 2018 – 4:00 am: Several members of a news crew and a police officer received injuries when a man stole a police car early Monday morning. The incident began when […]
According to news reports, the accident took place on Monday, and the victim’s identity was not released until Tuesday. October 15, 2018 – 3:00 pm: One man is dead after a two-vehicle crash that took place in Upshur County on Monday afternoon. The accident took place at the intersection of FM 726 and SH 300 […]
According to news reports, police released the victim’s identity on Thursday, although the crash happened on Monday. October 15, 2018 – 12:00 pm: Billy Joy Bennett, an 86-year-old man from Brownwood, Texas, was killed in a three-vehicle collision that took place just outside of Santa Anna on Monday, in Coleman County. Three others were also […]
According to police, the accident occurred when a driver ran into the back end of a legally parked semi truck just outside Lindale. October 15, 2018 – 4:30 am: A 36-year-old woman and two 16-year-old girls are dead after crashing into the rear end of a semi truck outside Lindale, Texas on Monday night. The […]
According to the police, the motorcyclist was riding alongside another motorcycle when he hit a car at a high rate of speed and was killed. October 13, 2018 – 11:45 pm: An as-yet unidentified 61-year-old motorcyclist was killed in a crash on the East Loop in Houston late Saturday night. The accident took place on […]
According to news reports, the girl was playing with the dog in front of the family home when the attack took place. October 12, 2018 – 3:00 pm: A 2-year-old girl, whose identity has not yet been released, was mauled and killed by her family dog on Friday afternoon. The attack took place in front […]
News reports state that the plane crashed into a truck in the middle of a Midland parking lot. October 12, 2018 – 10:30 am: Two people were injured after a small plane crashed on a parking lot in Midland, Texas on Friday morning. There were two injuries in the crash. The crash took place at […]
Police state that one man has been charged with intoxication manslaughter, as they believe he may have been on PCP at the time of the crash. October 12, 2018 – 10:30 pm: An unidentified man was killed and at least three other people were injured in a six-vehicle accident that took place Friday night. The […]
According to news reports, the driver of the Volkswagen Golf that hit the school bus is likely to be charged with felony intoxication assault. October 12, 2018 – 9:00 pm: Seven students were injured when a Volkswagen hit the side of the school bus they were riding in on Friday night. The accident took place […]
According to news reports, the San Antonio man has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, theft of property between $30,000 and $150,000, and evading arrest. October 11, 2018 – 8:00 am: A pedestrian on a scooter was injured when a man stole a San Antonio EMS truck while evading arrest. Several vehicles […]
According to news reports, the accident closed two lanes of Interstate 35 for about six hours after the time of the accident. October 11, 2018 – The 22-year-old Jayde Nicole Sherbert of San Marcos died late Thursday night when her vehicle hit the rear end of an 18-wheeler. Sherbert was the only occupant of her […]
According to news reports, the accident took place near an elementary school in Fort Bend County. October 10, 2018 – 4:49 pm: A 7-year-old girl was hit by a school bus Wednesday afternoon in Fort Bend County. The girl has since been taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The accident happened at 16053 Mission […]
According to news reports, police were pursuing the boy after he had repeatedly hit his mother in the head with a baseball bat. October 10, 2018 – 3:00 pm: A 15-year-old Wylie boy whose identity has not yet been made public died after a police chase on Wednesday afternoon, after reportedly beating his mother with […]
According to news reports, two of the people injured in the crash were U.S. Army soldiers. October 9, 2018 – 7:15 pm: Three people were injured in a crash that took place on Tuesday evening, including two soldiers from Fort Polk. The accident happened near Burkeville in Newton County, on State Highway 63. The crash […]
According to news reports, the accident involved a dump truck and a pickup, and the cause of the crash is still unknown at this time. October 1, 2018 – 11:15 am: Mark Roller, 29, and Theresa Germain, 35, both of Corsicana, were injured on Monday morning when the pickup Roller was driving hit a dump […]
According to news reports, the man was trying to cleanse himself of insects by spraying brake cleaner fluid all over his body. October 9, 2018 – 11:40 pm: A man in Montgomery County was severely injured in a home explosion late Tuesday night. The explosion happened at a home in the 31100 block of Timberloch […]
According to news reports, the crash took place in southwest Houston, when the driver’s error led to the vehicle hitting a wall. October 9, 2018 – 9:00 am: One person was injured on Tuesday morning when a white truck hit a building in southwest Houston. The crash took place at the corner of Elm and […]
Net to client: $31,133.36 Year Closed: September 2018
Negotiated a mediated settlement agreement for our client, who was involved in an intersectional collision while on the job. He suffered a disc herniation in his lower back and required six months of medical treatment, including physical therapy and epidural steroid injections.
Net to client: $60,496.53 Year Closed: September 2018
Our client was crossing the street on foot when a van entered the crosswalk, crashed into her, and knocked her to the ground. She sustained a torn rotator cuff and fractured rib. After months of painful therapy for her shoulder, she underwent arthroscopic surgery to repair the tear, followed by more therapy.
Net to client: $122,529.08 Year Closed: August 2018
A German Shepherd, with a history of attacking others, attacked our mail carrier client. As she approached the door to the dog’s home to deliver mail, the German Shepherd knocked her to the ground and bit her thigh. She sustained serious injuries including permanent nerve damage and scarring at the site of the bite.
Net to client: $31,826.52 Year Closed: August 2018
Obtained a policy limits settlement for a client struck by a drunk driver flying through an interstate construction zone at a high rate of speed. The drunk driver failed to maintain a single lane, swerved to miss another vehicle, struck the interstate barrier wall, then slammed into the driver door of our client’s vehicle. She sustained a concussion and neck injury. Fortunately, our client recovered after six months of treatment.
Net to client: $198,927.14 Year Closed: August 2018
Obtained substantial settlement from United States for dock worker engaged in mooring operation of government vessel. Ship’s crew mishandled mooring line, which “snapped back,” striking worker in leg, severely fracturing leg and causing him to require external fixation for nine months, lose work for ten months, and remain under the active care of an orthopedic surgeon for over a year. He was left with a permanent defect in his fibula.
The driver of a truck ran a red light and hit the client’s vehicle. The client was treated and released from the emergency room and followed up with a doctor a month later with complaints of neck and back pain. He was treated with physical therapy and released after several months.
Obtained a six-figure settlement for a retiree who was struck by a drunk driver evading arrest in a high speed chase with law enforcement. The drunk driver exited the interstate and, due to his extreme intoxicated state, he failed to yield the right of way, resulting in a violent collision. Our client sustained multiple internal injuries requiring an eight-day hospitalization. After discharge, he continued to suffer from a shoulder injury that required several months of outpatient rehabilitation.
Obtained $38,270.31 net to client settlement for client who sustained an open wound caused by store employee’s negligence in handling ceramic tile that fell onto her shin, slicing it open. Once the open wound healed, our client developed a non-chronic pressure ulcer that required six months of wound care treatment.
Net to client: $255,974.64 Year Closed: March 2018
Obtained a net recovery of over $255,000 for a late 20’s male who was driving down the freeway, when an 18-wheeler veered into his lane, dragging his car for over 300 feet, coming to rest with the grill of the tractor in his driver’s window. Client suffered PTSD, as well as a back injury that required surgery, and he lost over six months of work.
Net to client: $417,035.42 Year Closed: January 2018
A privately owned company cut costs by providing A-frame ladders to its warehouse employees instead of rolling, platform-style ladders. As a result, our client was required to lift a heavy box from a high shelf while leaning from the upper step of a ladder not suited to this task. He fell and suffered severe head injuries that left him with a permanent brain injury, including a loss of short term memory and other injuries. We recovered a settlement for him that compensated him for his lost income, pain, and suffering.
Net to client: $601,598.57 Year Closed: January 2018
Obtained a substantial recovery for a motorist who suffered a fracture to the body of his T6 vertebra, as well as severe neck and back injuries, when his vehicle was rammed by a box truck while stopped in traffic on Loop 610. The injury left our client unable to work, and affected his enjoyment of life.
Net to client: $115,826.99 Year Closed: December 2017
A company truck rear-ended client on a freeway, propelling her across several lanes and causing impact with two other vehicles. She underwent back surgery, and had a good recovery after post-surgery physical therapy.
Plaintiff was injured when an 18-wheeler struck the construction machinery they were operating on the side of a highway. The investigating police officer determined Plaintiff failed to yield the right of way by operating the machinery in the highway lane of traffic, and that both parties failed to pay attention. Plaintiff sustained injury to their low back in an area where they had a prior surgery. Plaintiff underwent two surgeries to repair the damage at the level above the prior surgery.
Multi-level Disc Herniations Sustained in Rear End Collision
Net to client: $52,694.93 Year Closed: December 2017
Obtained a settlement, resulting in $52,694.93 to client, for a passenger involved in a rear end collision. Our client suffered injuries to her neck, back, right shoulder, arm, and leg, requiring more than a year of medical treatment.
Oral and head trauma following rear-end collision.
Our Attorney negotiated a policy limits liability settlement for a client rear ended by an inattentive driver. The impact caused the client to sustain significant oral injuries and head trauma. After extensive dental treatment and oral surgery, she still expects to need future dental care necessitated by this collision.
28 year old man struck by 18 wheeler who made an unsafe lane change.
Client required two rounds of pain management treatment in order to return to job as a nurse. Initial pain management doctor did not resolve problem, so we referred client to a different doctor, whose treatment was successful. Insurer would not accept lost wage information based on inability of client to return to nursing without full duty release. Worked with employer to obtain more detailed documentation without filing suit.
Neck and back injuries after being struck by drunk driver.
Our attorney negotiated a $97,500.00 settlement for a client rear ended by a drunk driver when he and his wife were on the way home from a fishing trip. As they were merging onto the highway, the drunk driver crashed into their truck bed at highway speeds. The impact destroyed their vehicle and sent our client to the emergency room by ambulance. He underwent four months of treatment for injuries to his neck and back.
Torn rotator cuff after being struck by a drunk driver.
Our attorney negotiated a $245,000.00 settlement for a client rear ended by a drunk driver, when she and her husband were on the way home from a fishing trip. As they were merging onto the highway, the drunk driver crashed into their truck bed at highway speeds. The impact destroyed their vehicle and sent our client to the emergency room in an ambulance. She required surgical repair of her torn rotator cuff, and also suffered injuries to various other body parts. Her recovery required nine months of medical care.
Client fell from unguarded ledge of public space over 15 feet, suffering severe injuries. Prompt investigation revealed building owner neglected lighting and failed to maintain required guards protecting the ledge.
We obtained a substantial settlement for a young man who suffered multiple broken bones after falling 15 feet from an unguarded ledge on a public plaza. The plaza was at street level on three sides, but a driveway to an underground parking garage on the fourth side created a drop of more than 15 feet. Our quick investigation uncovered proof the building failed to replace lights on the plaza, causing poor lighting leading to the injuries.
Rear-end car crash caused neck, back, and shoulder injuries.
Our client was rear-ended by a tow truck driver as traffic slowed on a freeway. The client was diagnosed with neck, back, and shoulder injuries, which were treated with physical therapy. The client’s net recovery from the settlement was $53,000.00.
Worker sustained back injury when a crane operator unexpectedly moved a load he was standing on, causing worker to flip.
Client’s crew was working in a plant. A large metal sheet had been put in place by a crane operator. Client got on top of the sheet, and the crane operator moved it without warning. Client sustained an injury to his back. Surgery was recommended, but he never had it. The case settled prior to trial. The client’s net recovery was $200,000.
Client sustained neck and back injuries and a concussion when he rear-ended a truck entering a roadway in foggy conditions.
Client rear-ended an 18-wheeler that was pulling onto a roadway in dark, foggy conditions. Fault for causing the wreck was hotly disputed.
Our client underwent neck and back surgeries, which the defense attributed to neck and back problems the client had before the wreck. The case settled right before trial for an amount that netted the client $590,000.
Rear-end Car Wreck Resulting In Pelvic Fractures & Surgery
Net to client: $128,000
Client was a passenger in a car that ran out of gas on the freeway at night. The car stopped in a moving lane of traffic, and was rear-ended by the defendant.
The defendant’s auto insurance carrier argued lack of insurance coverage for various reasons; however, the case settled prior to trial for the defendant’s primary policy limit and half of the excess policy. The client’s net recovery was $128,000.
Terry Bryant PLLC negotiated a settlement agreement for client who sustained a facial laceration.
Attorneys at Terry Bryant PLLC represented a young man who sustained a facial laceration while attending a social function on the premises of an apartment complex. He was attempting to break up an altercation between other guests, when an intoxicated young man struck him in the face with a glass container. The laceration necessitated medical care and, eventually, required surgical scar revision.
Our attorney negotiated recovery for father of three injured in DWI car wreck.
Our attorney negotiated a settlement agreement for a father of three, who was injured in a car wreck with his wife and young daughters. Our client was a front-seat passenger, and his wife was driving. While they were stopped at a red light, an intoxicated teen driver rear-ended their vehicle.
The teen driver was charged with possession of marijuana and failed a field sobriety test. Because of his extremely negligent behavior, our client had to leave his family at the scene of the crash to seek emergency medical treatment at a local hospital.
Policy Limits Settlement For Man Injured In Rollover Collision
Net to client: $12,488.84 Year Closed: 2016
Our attorney negotiated a policy limits settlement for a client injured in a high impact rollover collision.
While our client was proceeding through an intersection with the right of way, the adverse driver t-boned his vehicle, causing it to flip multiple times before coming to a rest. He was rushed to the emergency room by ambulance, where he underwent a full series of diagnostic studies to address internal injuries. After several months of medical treatment, he was able to return to his academic pursuits.
Policy Limits Settlement For Man Paralyzed In Motorcycle Collision
Net to client: $45,605.94 Year Closed: 2016
Our attorney obtained a policy limits settlement for victim of a motorcycle collision.
Our attorney obtained a policy limits settlement for a motorcyclist paralyzed in a collision. A van failed to yield the right of way at a stop sign. The van entered into motorcyclist’s lane of traffic, struck his motorcycle, and knocked him to the ground.
Our client suffered multiple broken bones and lacerations. After months of inpatient rehabilitation, he was finally able to return home; however, he was left paralyzed from the waist down.
If you or a loved one has been involved in an auto accident, call a board certified personal injury attorney to evaluate your potential claim.
Policy Limits Settlement For Passenger With Internal Injuries
Net to client: $67,702.40 Year Closed: 2016
Our attorney secured a policy limits settlement for car wreck victim with internal injuries.
Our attorney secured a policy limits settlement for a client involved in a high-speed automobile collision. As our client was coming around a curve in a road, an oncoming vehicle crossed the center line and struck his vehicle head-on, causing the vehicle to spin out of control.
Our client sustained major internal injuries, requiring a lengthy hospitalization and extensive inpatient rehabilitation. He had to relearn to eat and walk as part of the painful rehabilitation process. After more than one month in the hospital, he was discharged home and made a full recovery.