Lomira, WI (May 26, 2023) – Around 7 a.m. on the morning of Friday, May 26, a two-vehicle collision injured one person at an intersection in Lomira.
According to Dodge County officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Center Drive and County Highway HH. Police confirmed that 22-year-old Adam Reible from Whitewater was traveling north in a Volkswagen Jetta when he failed to yield the right-of-way at the intersection’s stop sign. His vehicle was struck by a Ford Explorer operated by 51-year-old James O’Brien. The vehicles sustained severe damage due to the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. O’Brien was seriously injured and rushed to the hospital by medical helicopter. Reible was taken to St. Agnes Hospital for treatment of minor injuries but has since been released.
A large portion of the intersection was blocked for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released at this time. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing.
We want to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties who have been hurt in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Wisconsin
Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Wisconsin. Tens of thousands of people are injured as a result of car accidents within the state every single year. In 2019, in fact, it was estimated that 39,723 people were injured in car accidents in the state, and numerous people lost their lives. Car accidents happen in many different areas throughout Wisconsin. However, intersections are some of the most common places, accounting for approximately half of all car accidents. If you have been hurt in a car accident that was caused by another party, it is imperative that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Unexpected car accidents tend to leave individuals with many frustrations, as well as questions. For instance, you may wonder what evidence is needed to move forward with a claim against one or more parties following an accident. On top of this, you may wonder what deadlines you will be required to meet during these difficult times. Luckily, with the help of a Lomira car accident attorney, you can move forward knowing that your rights are being protected.
Our attorneys at Zerbst & Kluck, S.C. are here to assist you during one of the most challenging times in your life following a car accident. We understand the ins and outs of Wisconsin car accident laws and can help you during the complex legal process. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. These include some of the following:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
We want you to be able to return to a normal life after being hurt in a car accident, which is why we will stand by your side. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Lomira at (608) 471-5365 to find out what we can do for you in your time of need.
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