Man Hit, Critical Injured by Vehicle on Highway 290 in Oak Hill

Man Hit, Critical Injured by Vehicle on Highway 290 in Oak Hill

Man Hospitalized after Oak Hill Pedestrian Accident on Highway 290 at McCarty Lane

Oak Hill, Texas (August 19, 2022) – A man was critically injured after he was struck by a vehicle early Friday morning in Oak Hill, according to Austin police.

The crash happened at about 1:27 a.m. in the 6322-6601 bock of W U.S. Highway 290 at McCarty Lane.

Police said the man was hit by a vehicle that was traveling westbound on Highway 290.

The man was taken to St. David’s South with critical, life-threatening injuries.

This crash remains under investigation. Additional information is not available at this time.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, 18-wheeler, 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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