Kerrville – Injuries Reported after Motorcycle Crash on Interstate 10
Posted on Monday, August 5th, 2019 at 7:39 am
At least one person sustained injuries following a traffic collision which involved a motorcycle on Interstate 10 in Kerville, July 29th.
According to initial reports, the incident happened on I-10 in an unspecified time last Monday. Police said that a motorcycle was seen traveling along the highway when, for reasons that had not been determined, the rider lost control of the bike and crashed. The force of the impact left the victim with serious injuries. It was not confirmed if he was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
No one else was reportedly injured.
Authorities did not release the identification of the rider as well as his condition.
The Kerrville Police Department was requested at the scene to determine the cause of the accident. An investigation is ongoing.
Our deepest sympathies go out to the families of the injured victim. We are hoping and praying for their fast recovery.
Car collisions are extremely prevalent in Texas. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, one person is getting injured in approximately two minutes. Unfortunately, despite the government’s aggressive efforts to educate drivers about safety, the cases of speeding, driving under the influence, and negligence are still on the rise. In fact, most of the common causes of accidents in the state are due to the driver’s lack of awareness and precaution.
Knowing the statistics helps us to be more aware of how our choices can affect other people’s lives. For instance, driving while under the influence of alcohol and illegal drugs dramatically increases your risk of being involved in a crash by roughly 16% and 24%, respectively. While these cases are extremely dangerous, these can be prevented by making the right decisions. So before hitting the road, know that car accidents leave scars and trauma that can be devastating for the victims. For this reason, it is important that you take all the necessary precautions to avoid it.
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