Janesville, WI (January 30, 2020) – A serious traffic accident took place early on Thursday morning around 6:25 a.m. Reports of a large semi colliding with a car near the large and busy intersection of Milton Avenue and Morse Street.
There were injuries confirmed as a result of the crash. The crash closed down the intersection for some time as authorities from the Janesville Police Department came to block off the scene and assess the damages. Fire and Rescue also were called out to provide aid to the injured parties. The identities of the parties involved and the severity of the injuries was not released.
The police are still investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured parties in hopes of a full recovery.
Serious Crashes With Large Trucks In Janesville
Car crashes are responsible for the most personal injuries in the country and it is believed that by 2030, they will be the fifth leading cause of death in the country. Any accident where a large semi-truck collides with a passenger sedan, the outcome is most often catastrophic particularly for the occupants of the smaller vehicle. It is estimated that there are close to 3 million large trucks on the roads across the nation at any time. While crashes involving large trucks are not as prevalent as those that involve smaller vehicles, there is a higher likelihood that the results of these crashes are devastating mostly resulting in serious injuries and death.
Serious injuries after an accident that was not your fault require intensive medical treatments and interventions. You also may not be able to work while you are recovering. It is important that you obtain the most compensation for your damages and the Janesville automobile accident attorneys at the Alexander J. Smith Law Offices will fight on your behalf so you win a full and fair settlement for your damages.
The Janesville semi-truck accident injury lawyers at Alexander J. Smith Law Offices have the experience you want on your side when you are putting together a strong personal injury claim. Because there can be many parties involved in accidents that involve commercial trucks, knowledgeable legal representation is necessary to ensure all responsible parties are held accountable for your costs. Call us today to discuss your situation during a completely free consultation at (608) 237-7035 for residents of Wisconsin or (815) 2439686 for residents of Illinois. One of our highly knowledgeable Wisconsin and Illinois personal injury attorneys is looking forward to speaking with you about 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.