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Driver Injured After Flying Metal Rim Hits Her Head

Elia Torres Araiza was seriously injured when she was driving along Highway 281 in San Antonio, Texas on Friday, May 6 when a large metal rim flew through her vehicle’s windshield. The rim hit Araiza in the head before it flew out through a back window.

Araiza’s car was seen after the accident with a large hole in the windshield and another big one in the side window. She was headed north on the roadway, near Basse, at the time of the incident. Police suspect that the rim came from another vehicle but remain unsure. Araiza was brought by ambulance to University Hospital for the treatment of her injuries. Police investigators are still investigating what caused the accident to begin with.

If you have been hurt in a personal injury accident, the legal team at the Chris Mayo Law Firm may be able to help you fight for damages to recover from your loss. Call our offices today at (210) 899-5440 to learn more about your legal options.