Edgerton, WI (April 5, 2020) – According to sources, a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle on Hillside Road. The pedestrian sustained injuries, but the severity of the injuries was not released. The incident took place Sunday at 12:16 p.m. in Edgerton.
The Edgerton Police Department was called to the scene to assess the damages and provide aid. Injuries were confirmed by the number and severity of those injuries were not released.
EPD is still investigating and looking for the driver of the car that hit the pedestrian.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Hit-And-Run Accidents In Edgerton
Pedestrians that are struck by cars are vulnerable to serious injuries and at high-risk for death from their bodily trauma. Almost 6,000 pedestrians lost their lives after being hit by automobiles in 2016 in the United States. In 2015, more than 130,000 pedestrians obtained treatment in emergency departments for injuries related to car accidents.
The task of recovering from serious injuries can be lengthy and stressful. The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices understand these challenges and we care about victims’ ability to get the treatment they need to recover from their injuries. Our team of Janesville serious injury attorneys will fight on your behalf to ensure you see a fair settlement at the conclusion of your personal injury claim.
The lawyers at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will take on the insurance companies aggressively on your behalf. Call us today to set up a 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 help you with your personal injury claim.
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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.