Porter, WI (January 16, 2020) – Sources have reported that a traffic accident took place on Highway 59 and Riley Road. The accident was confirmed to have injuries. It is unclear how severe the injuries were, but one car involved in the accident was confirmed to have been flipped onto its roof. Two people required extrication as a result of the accident.
The Evansville Police Department and the Evansville Fire and Rescue were on the scene. The accident was reported to have taken place at 5:45 p.m.
It is unclear what caused the accident. The police are still investigating the details of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Serious Car Crashes In Porter
Over 6 million accidents take place each year in the country and there are many negligent actions that contribute to causing them. Some of the most common reckless behaviors include reckless driving, distracted driving, and driving while drowsy. When inclement weather is a factor, it is important to be extra cautious while driving. Texting while driving is dangerous when behind the wheel, yet one in three people report that they do it. According to the statistics, a driver is 23 times more likely to be involved in a crash if they are texting while driving.
After you have been injured in an accident that was not your fault, obtaining legal representation is crucial to protecting your rights. You have the right to pursue damages such as missed wages, pain and suffering, mental distress, and medical expenses which add up fast. The Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are Janesville automobile accident attorneys who will look out for your best interests and work to help you obtain the highest amount of compensation.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will guide you and answer all of your questions during the personal injury claim process. Call us today to discuss your situation during a completely 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 is looking forward to discussing your accident situation with you.
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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.