Fitchburg, WI (December 1, 2019) – The Fitchburg Police Department were called to the scene of a head-on crash that took place on Saturday night, November 30. The incident took place around 9:00 p.m. and injuries were confirmed to have resulted from the crash.
The incident took place on Rosenberry Road. When officials arrived at the scene, they found that a car collided into a tree head-on. A 16-year-old driver required extrication from the vehicle and there was also a 14-year-old passenger who suffered major facial injuries, and a 21-year-old passenger was found two blocks from the crash with broken legs.
The 16-year-old was unconscious and suffered serious injuries. Officials who responded to the crash believe that there may also be a fourth passenger who was in the vehicle at the time of the crash. All of those who were found at the scene of the crash were transported to the local hospital for treatment.
Fitchrona EMS and the Fitchburg Fire, as well as the Madison Fire Department, helped with the crash. The Wisconsin State Patrol along with the local police are still investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Head-On Collisions in Fitchburg
Head-on collisions are often fatal. When one of these accidents occurs, the front ends of two vehicles hit each other straight on, while traveling in opposite directions. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) explains that improper lane changes are most often the cause for head-on collisions.
When you have endured a serious accident that as not your fault and you sustained injuries, you need legal representation to secure the compensation required for paying your medical costs, lost wages, pain, and suffering, and property damages. The Janesville serious injury attorneys at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will build a strong personal injury claim on your behalf.
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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.