The Woodlands, TX – Crash with Injuries on Grogans Mill Rd

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The Woodlands, TX (April 30, 2024) – The Montgomery County Constables Office is currently investigating a major motor vehicle accident that left one officer seriously injured. The collision occurred at around three p.m. on April 27.

According to official reports, Ofc. Toby McLaughlin was helping control traffic for an Ironman race in the area of Grogans Mill Road and South Millbend Drive. For unknown reasons, 50-year-old Daved Wargetz ignored traffic directions and struck the officer. Wargetz then fled the scene of the crash without stopping to render aid. The officer was seriously injured and rushed to an area hospital for emergency medical care. The police later apprehended Wargetz, and he is currently facing charges of failing to stop and render aid, causing serious bodily injury. At this time, the incident is being investigated.

We hope Officer Toby McLaughlin recovers quickly following this crash.

Pedestrian Accidents in Texas

The Woodlands, TX – Crash with Injuries on Grogans Mill RdPedestrian safety in Texas leaves a lot to be desired. Each year, we see the number of pedestrians losing their lives on our roads climb higher. In fact, over the last five years, pedestrian deaths have jumped by about 30%. By 2021, it's projected that one in every five traffic-related deaths on Texas highways will involve a pedestrian. This is alarming because when a pedestrian gets hit by a car, the injuries can be devastating or even deadly. Sadly, pedestrians make up a disproportionately large chunk of traffic fatalities nationwide. This stark reality underlines the importance of having a skilled lawyer to help you fight for compensation if you've been hit.

Experiencing a pedestrian accident can turn your world upside down. It's crucial to take swift action to protect your future. A capable The Woodlands pedestrian accident lawyer can stand up for your rights and push for the comprehensive recovery you deserve. The Edwards Law Firm, known for its solid success record in legal battles, is ready to step in and assist with your case. Don’t wait to reach out to us at 361-320-6752.

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