Beloit, WI (March 9, 2020) – An accident was reported during the late evening hours on Sunday night in Beloit. The incident was reported to have occurred at 9:53 p.m. The injury accident occurred at the intersection of Randall Street and Porter Avenue where at least one victim was pinned under a vehicle and needed extrication.
Authorities with the Beloit Police Department arrived at the scene and had to immediately call for more squad cars to assist with the accident. The area surrounding the accident was shut down by police and authorities suggested the public avoid the area.
It is unclear what types of injuries were suffered and the extent of those injuries. The cause of the crash has not been released and the BPD continues to investigate.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Crashes In Beloit
There were 129,051 crashes in the state of Wisconsin in 2016 according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. As a result of the crashes that year, there were 43,669 injuries. Due to the fact that automobile accidents are so common, they are the leading cause of personal injuries in the country. Using a seatbelt is critically important to the outcome of your accident. Seatbelt use can decrease your risk of ejection from your vehicle by 30 times during a traffic accident.
The Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are the Janesville automobile accident attorneys you want on your side when you need compensation after an accident that caused you injuries. We will take on the insurance companies on your behalf so you can focus on recovery.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will review your accident experience and provide you with options to move forward with a personal injury claim. Call us today to discuss your situation during a completely free consultation at (608) 237-7035 for residents of Wisconsin or (815) 243-9686 for residents of Illinois. One of our highly knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys will answer all of your questions and work with you so your best interests are represented.
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Disclaimer: As members of the local community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.