Milwaukee, WI (June 6, 2023) – Two people sustained injuries in a rollover crash that took place on the afternoon of Saturday, June 3, in Milwaukee.
According to Milwaukee Police, the accident happened around 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of South Cesar Chavez Drive and West Greenfield Avenue. Police confirmed that a driver was traveling in the area when they ran through a red light, causing their vehicle to be struck by a second car. Three other vehicles became involved in the collision, causing the first to overturn onto its roof. The driver who caused the accident then got out of his vehicle and fled the scene on foot.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The driver and passenger inside one of the vehicles sustained injuries in the collision. They were taken to the hospital for treatment, but their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for some time following the accident. Police did not say if they found the driver responsible for the accident as of yet.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues.
We want to offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the parties injured in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Wisconsin
Nobody knows how life-altering a car accident can be until they become involved in one for the first time. A large percentage of car accidents that take place every year are minor fender-benders, but others are more severe in nature. According to statistics released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, about 3% of all car accidents are rollovers. This may seem like a low percentage, but about 35% of fatal accidents involve rollovers as well. You may find that being hurt in a car accident can affect your life in many ways. This is why it is crucial that you seek immediate legal help.
It is normal to feel alone and confused after a car accident. Nothing is more annoying and devastating than suffering from painful injuries or being left out of work after an accident. On top of these immense challenges, you may wonder how you are going to handle the insurance company on your own. It is likely that you will be left with an array of questions after a car accident involving a rollover. Speaking with a Milwaukee car accident attorney is in your best interests at this time.
Because it can be difficult to face a car accident claim on your own, our attorneys at Zerbst & Kluck, S.C. are here to assist you. An at-fault party or parties should be held liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of a collision. Speaking with an attorney means that you can maximize the compensation that you receive for a wide array of aspects, such as the following:
- Medical expenses
- Lost income
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
We are here to help you in your dire time of need. Please contact a car accident attorney in Milwaukee at (608) 471-5365 to find out what we can do for you.
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