Police have confirmed that a police officer was injured when he pushed a bystander out of the way of an oncoming vehicle which was running at a high rate of speed. The Texas Car Accident transpired in the 3700 block, 19th street, at around 1:00 am.
According to reports, two officers were in the vicinity to investigate another traffic accident. Two police cars were parked across the road to block oncoming traffic, as they were trying to do their investigation. However, an oncoming vehicle came at a high rate of speed – which eventually hit one car and then another.
One of the officers, Philip Stanfender, pushed a civilian out of harm’s way. Unfortunately, he was the one who was struck by the car. He was immediately brought to the hospital and has already been released.
The incident is still under investigation.
If you or someone you know has been involved in such a Texas Car Accident, please give The Kane Law Firm a call. Our Texas Car Accident Lawyer will provide you with the legal help you may need.