Biker Seriously Injured by Driver on Cell Phone
KXAN news reported a tragic story involving Austin resident Bobby Crouch, who was seriously injured while biking on Barton Creek Blvd near Bee Caves Road. Crouch was hit from behind by a 20 yr old car driver, who was on his cell phone and not paying attention to the road. The driver swerved over and crashed into Crouch, and caused him to fly off his bike.
Crouch sustained serious personal injuries, including a broken leg and broken back. He is facing months of recovery due to the negligence of this driver.
TxDOT concluded that over 90,000 in Texas are related to distracted driving, such as what appears occured in this incident. The State of Texas is debating whether to make texting while driving illegal – the City of Austin already made this illegal.
The Loewy Law Firm has represented hundreds of people like Mr. Crouch, who were seriously injured by distracted drivers. We know how to work these cases quickly, efficiently, and get our clients the most money possible for their injuries.