Tyrone Paul Bowie Hit, Killed by Train on N. Pine Street in San Antonio

Tyrone Paul Bowie Hit, Killed by Train on N. Pine Street in San Antonio

Tyrone Paul Bowie Killed in San Antonio Train-Pedestrian Accident on N. Pine Street and Duval Street

San Antonio, Texas (October 18, 2020) – The man who was fatally hit by a train early Thursday morning in San Antonio has been identified as Tyrone Paul Bowie, 54, according to the Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office.

The deadly accident happened around 12:30 a.m., October 15, on N. Pine Street and Duval Street.

Police said Bowie was crossing the tracks with his bicycle underneath a train which had stopped to couple with another train.

When the train began moving again, it ran over Bowie.

Bowie was pronounced dead at the scene. The engineer found Bowie as he went to check on what caused the train to go into emergency mode and stop.

An investigation is underway.

We pass our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Tyrone Paul Bowie.

Who May Make a Wrongful Death Claim in Texas?

A wrongful death claim for a family member may be brought by spouses, children, or parents. The State of Texas also allows the estate of the deceased to bring a survival action to recover for past medical expenses and conscious pain and suffering, as well as other non-economic damages which the deceased may have suffered before death. Texas does not permit brothers, sisters, cousins, or grandparents to assert any claims for the death of a family member.

Wrongful death claims require an attorney who understands the complexity of the damages caused by a significant loss. The lawyer representing the client has the responsibility to hire the necessary experts to help prove the case. 

If you have lost a loved one in a traffic accident, contact our law firm today to talk to an attorney who will help you in your case.

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The information for this article was obtained from public media and is for informational purposes. We understand this is a difficult time for the family of those affected by a tragic accident, and we offer our sincere condolences. While the idea of hiring a law firm may not feel appropriate at this time, as a public service we like to advise family of the following:
1. In some cases it may be very important to immediately begin securing evidence, including but not limited to photos of skid marks, photos of property damage, witness statements, the actual vehicle or other property involved in the incident, and other critical evidence before its disappears.
2. In Texas it is illegal for anyone to contact the family by telephone or in-person to convince the family to hire a law firm or attorney unless the family contacted the law firm or attornay first.
3. Under Texas law, wrongful death actions can be brought by a spouse (husband or wife), child (son or daughter), or parent (mother or father). A claim can also be brought on behalf of the deceased estate. the statute of limitations in Texas for wrongful death is two years from the date of the incident.