Janesville, WI (February 13, 2020) – An accident between a passenger vehicle and an ATV occurred on Thursday afternoon at 2:25 p.m. There were injuries reported. The incident took place on North Vickerman Road.
The severity of the injuries has not been reported. The Janesville Police Department was called out to investigate the accident. It is not clear if any of the injured parties required transportation to the hospital for treatment.
The JPD is still investigating the details that lead to the incident. As more information becomes known it will be made available for the public.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Injury Accidents In Janesville
Cars and ATVs colliding can cause serious damages to both vehicles, but individuals on the smaller, four-wheelers have a higher risk for great injury. In 1982 there were 10,000 ATV-related injuries reported while in 2007 there were 150,000. A study done showed that drivers of these vehicles averaged 12.8 years of age. In 2011, there were 107,500 injuries from ATV-accident related injuries that required treatment in an emergency room.
After injury accidents occur, victims must seek the advice and counsel of an experienced Janesville personal injury lawyer. The Alexander J. Smith Law Offices have many years providing legal representation to victims in Wisconsin and Illinois. Our team of Janesville serious injury attorneys will fight on your behalf so that your best interests are served.
The lawyers at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will fight 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.