Evansville, WI (January 25, 2020) – A multi-vehicle crash took place on Saturday around 11:36 a.m. in Evansville. The incident was reported to have occurred at the intersection of Highway 59 and Highway 138 near Cooksville. There were injuries reported as a result of the accident.
Reports indicate that there were four victims who suffered serious injuries. One victim was believed to be a pregnant female who needed extrication from one of the vehicles involved.
The Evansville Police Department and the Evansville Fire Department were on the scene. Several ambulances were also sent out to the scene of the accident to help the multiple injured victims.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Accidents in Evansville
Every year approximately 24 percent of crashes are a result of weather-related factors. This is why it is imperative that drivers use extra caution while on the road during inclement weather. Because driver error is the cause of 95 percent of all accidents in the country, when you add bad weather into the mix, negligent drivers pose a significant risk to everyone they share the road with. The United States will have over 673,000 people sustain injuries each year from crashes that occur in poor weather.
You have rights after an accident that was not your fault where you sustained injuries. There is no excuse for a negligent driver who isn’t being cautious while driving in the snow. The Janesville serious injury attorneys at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will fight on your behalf so that you can obtain a fair settlement to help you pay for your damages after an accident that was not your fault.
Our team of Wisconsin automobile accident injury attorneys cares about helping victims in Illinois and Wisconsin see their full legal justice and obtain the most compensation for their damages after an accident. We will fight on your behalf so you can focus on recovering from your injuries.
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. Our talented and experienced Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys are here for you to discuss your accident experience.
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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.