Fitchburg, WI (October 24, 2023) – A motor vehicle accident took place in the Fitchburg area on Monday morning that left two people hurt. The Fitchburg Police Department reported the accident at around 7:30 a.m. on October 23.
According to police reports, two vehicles collided along County Highway MM. The incident prompted the police and the Dane County Sheriff’s Office to close down the roadway between Schuster Road and Schneider Drive. Both vehicles were severely damaged in the accident. The two vehicles had to be towed from the scene.
Two people were injured as a result of the crash. Both victims had to be extricated by firefighters. The two victims were then transported to local hospitals. At least one of the victims suffered significant and potentially life-threatening injuries.
The accident is currently being investigated.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims at this time.
Car Accidents in Wisconsin
Auto wrecks across Wisconsin take place far too often. These incidents leave tens of thousands of people injured every single year. The unfortunate truth is that many of the accidents that we see on our roadways are preventable.
There are several factors that contribute to the high rates of automobile accidents that we see here in Wisconsin. Some of the leading causes include:
- Driver error
- Falling asleep at the wheel
- Sudden lane changes
- Poor road conditions
- Driving under the influence
Unfortunately, any reckless action can have severe consequences for innocent drivers sharing the road. It is all too common to see people left with significant injuries that affect their lives forever. Common injuries reported in crashes include:
- Sprains and strains
- Internal bleeding
If you have been harmed as a result of a motor vehicle collision, you should reach out to a Fitchburg car accident lawyer right away. An attorney will be able to guide you through the legal process and help you file a claim for compensation against the responsible party.
At Zerbst & Kluck, S.C., we understand the devastating effects that a car accident can have on an individual’s life. That is why our personal injury lawyers are committed to providing exceptional legal representation for car crash victims in Wisconsin. We prioritize the well-being of our clients and work tirelessly to fight for their rights and obtain the compensation they deserve. With a proven track record of successfully representing numerous individuals, you can trust us to handle your case with expertise and dedication. If you have been injured in an automobile accident, do not hesitate to contact our Wisconsin personal injury law firm for a free consultation at (608) 471-5365. Let us help you get the justice and compensation you deserve so that you can focus on your recovery with peace of mind.
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