Two Injured in 2-Vehicle Crash on Southwest Freeway in SharpstownKiprop Vincent
Cadet and Civilian Injured in Sharpstown Two-Vehicle Crash on Southwest Freeway near Hillcroft
Sharpstown, Texas (August 30, 2020) – Two people, including a cadet, were injured Saturday night in a two-vehicle crash in Sharpstown, according to police.
The crash happened around 8:15 p.m., August 29, in the 6600 block of the Southwest Freeway, near Hillcroft.
Police said a Houston police officer and a cadet were responding to a call with lights and sirens activated when they slowed down at a red light. They then proceeded, and the patrol vehicle was struck by another vehicle that had failed to yield the right of way.
The cadet sustained minor injuries on her neck.
The other driver sustained minor injuries to his arm.
Officers said intoxication might have been a factor in the crash.
No one was transported to the hospital.
The crash remains under investigation.
We hope the injured victims recover quickly.
Common Causes of Automobile Accidents
While there are many causes of car accidents, the most common reasons of driver negligence include driver inattention; cell phone use; 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 while under the influence of alcohol or drugs,” Attorney Joel A. Gordon said. Mr. Gordon believes that an independent investigation is important. An Attorney will help obtain the crash report, secure accident photos, interview witnesses, and create a claim.
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