Janesville, WI (January 28, 2020) – A collision between a car and a bicycle was reported to have occurred at 7:03 p.m. on Tuesday evening. There were injuries as a result.
According to witnesses, the bicyclist was thrown off his bike as a result of the collision. The rider then got up off of the road, back on his bike, and rode away from the accident. The police then were searching for the bicyclist and eventually found the man.
The Janesville Police Department was called to the scene of the accident at West Court Street and South Jackson Street. The car involved in the accident remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. to meet them.
Further details regarding the crash including the identities of the individuals or extent of the injuries sustained have not been released.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Car And Bike Collisions In Janesville
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), non-fatal injuries, as well as fatalities to bicyclists, came with a heavy price tag. Lifetime medical costs and loss of productivity from these injuries and fatalities cost approximately $10 billion. The highest risk group for non-fatal bicycle accident injuries is for young children aged 5-19 years of age. This age range is responsible for more than one-third of all the injuries from bicycle accidents that are treated in U.S. emergency rooms.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will help you build a strong personal injury claim when you sustained injuries from a negligent party. We are committed to providing effective legal representation that results in the highest amount of compensation possible. Our team of Janesville serious injury attorneys will work diligently on your behalf so that you see your full legal justice.
The lawyers at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are here to fight on your behalf and take on the insurance companies to ensure you see your best outcome after your accident. Call us today to set up a free consultation at (608) 237-7035 for residents of Wisconsin or (815) 2439686 for residents of Illinois. One of our highly knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys is looking forward to speaking to you about 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.