Madison, WI (November 19, 2019) – According to the authorities, a serious crash took place on Tuesday afternoon around 1:00 p.m. The Madison Police Department confirmed that the incident took place on the westbound portion of Beltline highway.
The roll-over crash which occurred on highway 12 between Monona Drive and South Towne Drive. Reports indicate that one person lost their life in this crash while others were very seriously injured.
The authorities said that there were three occupants in a 2004 Monte Carlo. The Monte Carlo cut in front of another vehicle and then drove into a ditch.
The death was confirmed at the scene. Another individual was ejected from the vehicle and is in critical condition with serious injuries.
The names of the parties involved have not been released. The accident caused a blockage to most of the lanes of Beltline, but by 5:00 p.m. they were all reopened.
The police are still investigating the cause of the crash and are asking the public for any witnesses to the accident to call the Monona Police Department at (608) 222-0463.
Our thoughts are with the family of the deceased and are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Car Accidents In Madison
Over 90 Americans will die in a car crash each day. Of all crashes in the country, approximately 6% will end in fatality. Seatbelt use is one of the most proactive ways to reduce the risk of severe injuries and death. Yet, 1 in 7 people report that they don’t wear a seatbelt when they are driving. Statistics show that failure to wear a seatbelt increases the risk of ejection from a vehicle by 30 times.
Recovering from serious injuries is overwhelming enough, and the loss of a loved one can be unbearable. The Janesville wrongful death lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will fight to protect your rights and hold the party who injured you or took a loved one from you responsible for the damages they caused. Our team of Janesville serious injury attorneys will provide you with effective legal representation to help you see a fair settlement.
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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.