Madison, WI (December 5, 2019) – The Madison Police Department has confirmed that a three-car crash took place between Verona Road and Whitney Way.
Reports confirm that there was one person injured in the crash, maybe more. The Madison Police, as well as the paramedics, were called to the scene to provide assistance to the injured parties involved.
The initial call for help came into dispatchers at 5:30 p.m. The crash closed three lanes of the eastbound Beltline. The closures lasted about an hour.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Accidents In Madison
Distracted driving, intoxication, speeding, not paying attention to the road, and not following the rules of the road will lead to accidents. There are more than 1000 injuries from distracted drivers every day. In 95% of all car accidents, driver error is the cause. A driver is 23 times more likely to get into a car accident when they are texting while driving versus paying attention to the road alone. Yet one in three American drivers admits that they text while they drive.
Accidents have many negative outcomes including injuries, medical bills, lost wages from inability to work, property damages, and emotional distress to name a few. When you have been injured in an accident these are just some of the damages you can pursue compensation for in a personal injury claim. The Janesville serious injury attorneys at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices know how to build strong personal injury claims that result in the highest compensation for victims in the states of Wisconsin and Illinois.
Our team of Wisconsin automobile accident injury attorneys will guide you through the personal injury claim process and answer all of your questions 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. 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.