Madison, WI (July 26, 2023) – Injuries were reported in a multi-vehicle collision that took place on a highway in Madison on the evening of Wednesday, July 26.
According to Wisconsin Department of Transportation officials, the accident happened around 5 p.m. on the Beltline highway around the area of Todd Drive. Police confirmed that multiple vehicles were involved in a chain-reaction collision due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged in the accident.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more parties sustained injuries as a result of the collision. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked for an hour or so before police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision at this time.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the parties who have been hurt in this accident with hopes of a speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Wisconsin
Every year, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation estimates that approximately 40,000 people are injured on average in car accidents within the state. Nobody understands what a tremendous loss these accidents can be until they are involved in one of these collisions themselves. Car accidents involving multiple vehicles happen all the time, many of which can range from minor to severe in nature and lead to injuries. There are many common reasons for these accidents, such as the following:
- Driver distractions, such as texting and driving
- Drunk and drugged driving
- Falling asleep at the wheel
The aftermath of a car accident can be difficult to face, especially when it comes to proving that one or more parties are liable for your accident. If you have been hurt in a collision and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible.
After a car accident, you may be facing many difficulties that are not easy to move on from. Painful injuries could be dictating your every move, and bills may keep piling up against you. On top of this, the other party involved in your accident might be trying to deny fault for the collision. You have many options available for you after an accident. Speaking with a skilled Madison car accident lawyer is in your best interests at this time.
Our knowledgeable and compassionate attorneys at Zerbst & Kluck, S.C. are here for you after you have sustained injuries in a serious car accident. The insurance company might try to deny your claim or offer you much less than you deserve. Our attorneys have the resources and knowledge to help you through these difficult times as you navigate the legal system. We are here to help you gain compensation for a wide array of aspects so that you can get back on your feet. Please contact a car accident attorney in Madison at (608) 471-5365 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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