Bicyclist Fatally Hit by 18-Wheeler on Loop 494 in Humble

Bicyclist Fatally Hit by 18-Wheeler on Loop 494 in Humble

Man Killed in Humble Bicycle Accident on Loop 494 near Hamblen Road

Humble, Texas (March 23, 2022) – A bicyclist was fatally hit by an 18-wheeler early Wednesday morning in Humble, according to the authorities.

The deadly accident happened around 4:00 a.m., on Loop 494 near Hamblen Road.

Authorities said a man was riding a bicycle and was attempting to cross the road when he was struck by an 18-wheeler.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released.

The 18-wheeler driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with authorities.

No other details were provided.

An investigation into the crash is underway.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, 18-wheeler, bicycle, and motorcycle accidents occur, including driver negligence, driver inattention, texting and driving, speeding, fatigue, failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign or private drive, running a red light, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. While the factors listed above are the main causes of most accidents, there may also be other factors involved, which is why it’s important that an investigation be conducted before evidence disappears, especially in cases involving a fatality.  At Joel A. Gordon & Associates we will act quickly to secure accident scene photos, interview witnesses, obtain police records, and secure other valuable evidence needed to win your case.  Call now for a free consultation

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