The Eagle Pass and Fire department responded to an emergency call on Sunday, January 7, 2019 at approximately 6:54 pm. in regard to a motor vehicle accident with a pedestrian in the intersection area of Main and Bibb Street.
Upon arrival at the scene, Eagle Pass Police Department officials made contact with an individual who had been struck by a Ford Truck and was in need of medical assistance.
The Eagle Pass Fire Department Services personnel arrived at the scene and quickly triaged the patient and proceeded to transported him to the Fort Duncan Regional Medical Center emergency room for further evaluation and treatment.
The driver of the Ford truck was detained and turned over to the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS).
While at the hospital it was determined that the individual a known local attorney needed to be transported to a San Antonio Hospital for further treatment and possible surgery for the injuries he sustained which include multiple fractures