Killeen—Construction Worker Injured on Grand Oaks Lane
Posted on Friday, February 8th, 2019 at 1:10 am
Authorities are still investigating a car accident on Grand Oaks Lane last Wednesday morning, police reports.
In an unspecified time in the morning, the Killeen local authorities responded to a construction work site on Grand Oaks Lane and Steppington Drive, just off Chaparral Road. According to initial reports, a dump truck collided with a construction vehicle for yet unknown reasons. The construction vehicle landed on its roof following the impact.
A man, whose name has not been released, sustained injuries. He was then transported to a local hospital for treatment of his non-life-threatening injuries. As of this writing, no other injuries were reported.
At this time, additional details surrounding the collision were not immediately available. The crash remains under investigation.
We would like to express our deepest sympathies to the friends and families of the injured victims. We pray for their full recovery as we hope that the Killeen Police Department will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
Injuries caused by vehicle collisions can vary from crash to crash. Some injuries may heal within a span of days while others could paralyze a victim’s body for a month. The most commonly known car accident injuries include neck and chest and head and back injuries. Broken and ligament damages are also quite common.
Sometimes, a car accident can cause serious injuries to multiple parties—and filing a claim can get complicated. To make sure your claim is successful, you need to gather supporting evidence and documents that can back up your claim. It could be a detailed account of the accident you are involved in or documents indicating the extent of injuries you sustained. These may include a video or photograph of the scene, police reports, and medical records, to name a few.
If you or your loved one has been involved in a vehicular accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Consult with your personal injury lawyer to learn more about your rights.