Beloit, WI (February 19, 2020) – A traffic accident occurred at the intersection of White Avenue and Dewey Avenue. The accident blocked the lanes of traffic so authorities have requested the public to avoid the area if possible.
There were injuries as a result of the accident. Witnesses reported at least one of the vehicles involved in the crash was missing a tire. Dispatch was called and two ambulances were requested. It is unclear how severe the injuries were and there was no confirmation on the number of victims.
The incident, which was called in at 8:44 p.m. is still being investigated by the authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery from their injuries.
Injury Accidents In Beloit
Many factors can lead to accidents with devastating outcomes. Drunk driving is a leading cause that is known to be dangerous. In 2016, there were over 5,000 crashes that involved alcohol in the state of Wisconsin and 2,933 injuries resulted from these crashes. Driving at excessive speed is another leading factor that makes it more likely to have a crash. In 2016, Wisconsin had 8,250 speed-related injuries from car accidents.
The Janesville personal injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices care about injured victims in Wisconsin and Illinois. Our team of Beloit automobile accident attorneys at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices are dedicated to fighting for victims’ rights and we will help you through the personal injury claim process.
Call us today to set up a free consultation at (608) 237-7035 for residents of Wisconsin or (815) 243-9686 for residents of Illinois. One of our highly knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys will help you obtain a full and fair settlement after your accident experience.
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Disclaimer: As members of the local community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.