Indianapolis, IN (November 8, 2023) – Two people were transported to area hospitals with injuries following a truck accident that took place in the Indianapolis area. The crash was reported at around 3:20 p.m. on November 7.
According to reports provided by the Indiana Department of Transportation, a semi-truck tractor-trailer and multiple other vehicles collided on the westbound side of Interstate 70. The incident blocked multiple lanes of the roadway, prompting traffic to come to a halt near the North Split.
Emergency crews remained at the scene for more than an hour as they worked to remove all of the damage to vehicles from the scene.
Two people suffered injuries as a result of the crash and had to be transported to local medical facilities for emergency treatment.
The cause of the collision is currently being investigated.
We hope the injured victims are able to recover quickly.
Truck accidents can be devastating. Unfortunately, they are the cause of thousands of deaths and tens of thousands of injuries every year in the United States. Here in Indiana, we see a significant number of people hurt in crashes that are caused by careless and reckless drivers. When drivers speed, operate their vehicles while impaired, and engage in other reckless actions, they can cause devastating accidents that completely change the lives of innocent victims.
Truck accident victims are often left with serious injuries that affect nearly every facet of their lives. Some of the most common injuries include:
These injuries can often require extensive medical treatment. Quite often, victims have to spend days or even weeks going through therapy and rehabilitation. In severe cases, treatment can go on for several months following an accident.
If another driver’s reckless actions have caused a crash that left you injured, you may have legal options available. Seeking legal guidance from a truck accident lawyer in Indianapolis can help to ensure that you have the best chance of protecting your rights. Your attorney will be able to build a strong case on your behalf and fight to ensure you get the maximum possible compensation.
At Burg Simpson Law Firm, we understand the devastating impact that truck accidents can have on individuals and their families. That’s why our team of experienced personal injury attorneys is dedicated to fighting for the rights of those who have been injured in these types of accidents. With our extensive knowledge and experience handling truck accident claims, we are fully equipped to handle even the most complex truck accident claims. If you or a loved one has been hurt in a truck accident, do not delay to reach out to our dedicated personal injury law firm by calling 888-895-2080 for a free consultation. Our goal is to help you get the justice and compensation you deserve.
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