San Antonio, TX – Major Auto Accident on I-37 near 9th St

San Antonio, TX – Major Auto Accident on I-37 near 9th St

San Antonio, TX (December 21, 2022) – A car crash happened in San Antonio on the afternoon of December 21. At approximately 4:30 p.m., emergency crews were sent to the scene of the accident on Interstate 37. 

Sources say the crash happened on I-37 near 9th Street, stopping traffic back to Commerce. What caused the incident to take place is still being investigated by local police. 

EMTs rendered aid to those with injuries at the scene. How severe the injuries were was not immediately reported. 

Traffic was backed up in the area for an extended period of time. Authorities asked local drivers to use different routes of travel while the roadway was occupied by responders. 

Few other details have been reported at this time. 

We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries. 

Texas Car Accidents

Those who sustain serious injuries in car wrecks can be stuck, suffering for days, weeks, months, or even longer after their accidents. Their injuries may be extremely painful while they deal with emotional turmoil and financial burdens related to their crash. Not only is it painful and frightening to sustain a severe injury in a car crash, but it can be mentally and financially draining. Lives can be turned upside down when someone is hurt in a car crash.

Especially when a collision is caused by a negligent driver, injured victims have legal options to help them recover. If you think you were hurt by the actions of a negligent driver, you should contact a car crash lawyer as soon as possible. Car accident attorneys regularly work on contingency, which means you don’t have to pay them out-of-pocket; they only get paid if you are financially compensated for the injuries and damages you endured as a result of your crash. 

The state of Texas is among the top three states in the nation with the most reported auto collisions per year. Texas, Florida, and California see more auto crashes than all other states in the US. On average, the Lone Star State sees more than 400,000 car accidents per year. These accidents cause injuries to thousands of people and take the lives of thousands more. Right now, the most common cause of Texas car wrecks is driver negligence, specifically driver intoxication.

If you or someone you love has been injured in a car crash caused by negligence, it is important to contact a car crash lawyer. A South Texas car accident attorney can help you get the money you need to recover in more ways than one. Your medical bills, vehicle repairs, and lost wages may all be piling up and making it difficult for you to move forward in life, especially if you are suffering from severe injuries that are physically debilitating. An attorney will always keep your best interest in mind. They can help you sue the party responsible for your injuries so you can get your life back on track. 

 Though some of the non-economic damages you face are hard to put a price on, it is your legal right to collect compensation for the damages you face as a result of another person’s negligence. No one should ever have to pay for injuries they sustained due to another person’s actions. Joe Brad Brock, a skilled and qualified Texas personal injury attorney, will not only help you to better understand your legal rights, but he will also assist you in exercising them in order to receive just compensation for your injuries. 

Our legal team at Joe Brad Brock has more than 30 years of experience helping injured crash victims recover compensation to help get their life back on track. Contact our law firm today at (361)-884-1086 to see how we can help you.

Note: These posts are written with the use of outside sources.  These outside sources include but are not limited to news reports, police reports, police news bulletins, social media posts, and eyewitness accounts about accidents in Texas. For this reason, the information provided in this post has not been verified independently by members of our firm or the writing team. If you discover any information that is not correct in our post, contact our firm, and we will make every effort to correct the information to ensure that our post reflects the most accurate information available. 

Disclaimer: We take pride in being valued members of the local business community in Corpus Christi and are always striving to improve the safety of our fellow community members. While we are always saddened to know that someone was injured in an accident, attorney Joe Brad Brock hopes that through awareness and education, people will take the necessary precautions to avoid being injured in a serious accident like this. The information contained in these posts should not be considered legal advice or medical advice.  This post is not a solicitation for business and should not be viewed as such. The photos used in this post are not representative of the actual crash scene.