WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IF YOU HAVE A CAR WRECK IN AUSTIN TEXAS? THE STEPS TO TAKE
According to the most recent Texas Motor Vehicle Crash Facts (Calendar Year 2018), there were 12,161 serious injury crashes in Texas in 2018 with 14,908 people sustaining a serious injury, and based on reportable crashes, one person was injured every two minutes, seven seconds, and there was one reportable crash every fifty-eight seconds. In Corpus Christi, Texas, from 2013-2017, we had 28.4% of the state’s traffic fatalities, with an annual fatality rate of 2.5, with a total of 141 traffic fatalities, 40 of which were due to speeding. Traffic data takes a while to compile, but even with fewer cars on the road due to the coronavirus pandemic and stay-at-home orders, the rate of car accidents has not changed much and in some areas, is increasing.
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