Grafton, WI (August 23, 2023) – A serious car crash happened in Grafton on the morning of August 23. At around 10:37 a.m., the crash was reported to officials in the area who promptly went to the wreck site to render aid.
Reports from local sources show the incident took place on Wisconsin Route 60 near Keup Road. Several responders were seen helping at the crash scene including fire crews, police, and EMTs.
The roadway was blocked in both directions while crews worked in the area. Those in need of medical care were aided by paramedics and transported to the hospital. At this time, the number of injured victims has not been reported.
Police in Grafton are still investigating the details of the accident.
We hope for the full and fast recovery of the injured parties.
Traffic Accidents in Wisconsin
Tens of thousands of individuals have their entire lives upended by auto collisions in the state of Wisconsin each year. In fact, in 2019, statistical reports showed that 39,723 people were injured in Wisconsin auto collisions, and around 551 people were killed. Though a car crash can happen for a lot of different reasons, some are more problematic and common than others. These include but are not limited to:
- Distracted driving, mostly texting and driving
- Traveling at unsafe speeds either below or above the speed limit
- Fatigued driving
- Driving while intoxicated
If you have been hurt in a car crash, it is up to you to demonstrate that someone else caused your crash. This is not always a simple task, which is why you should talk to a lawyer who has handled similar claims.
The aftermath of a serious accident can be extremely hard to deal with by yourself. You may be left with a long list of questions that are only able to be answered by a skilled and experienced attorney. For example, what evidence do you need to show that you are not at fault for your crash? What deadlines do you need to meet in your case? Will your claim be settled, or will it make it all the way to trial? You can get answers to these questions when you speak with a Grafton personal injury attorney.
At Zerbst & Kluck, S.C., we have tirelessly represented those who have been hurt in auto collisions in Wisconsin over the years. We will stand by your side as you navigate the complex legal system. We will aggressively fight to protect your rights and provide you with the resources you need to succeed as you progress with a claim. Our attorneys will help you gain compensation for a wide array of possible damages. Please contact a car accident attorney in La Crosse at (608) 471-5365 to find out what we can do for you at this time.
Note: When writing this accident news article, our writers utilized secondary sources, including local news sources, local and state police incident reports, social media platforms, and, occasionally, eyewitness reports. Our firm has not independently verified any of the facts pertaining to this accident. If you locate any information in this post that is inaccurate, please contact Zerbst & Kluck, S.C., right away. The article will be updated with the correct information immediately. If requested, we will take down this post.
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