Lexington, KY (July 12, 2023) – At around 12:45 p.m. on July 12, the police and firefighters out of Lexington responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident that sent one person to a local hospital with injuries.
According to official reports, a passenger car and a semi-truck tractor-trailer collided on West New Circle near North Broadway during the afternoon hours. The incident caused significant disruptions in the area near the RJ Corman overpass.
The driver of the car suffered injuries in the accident. The victim was transported by ambulance to a local medical facility, where they were provided treatment for their injuries.
The accident is currently being investigated.
Our thoughts are with the injured driver at this time.
A truck accident has the potential to cause serious injuries to anybody involved. The unfortunate truth is that these accidents lay tens of thousands of people injured annually across the country. There are countless instances where innocent people are left with severe injuries due to drivers who are negligent.
When drivers engage in acts of negligence while behind the wheel, they can be held liable for any resulting damages that the accident has caused. After suffering debilitating injuries as a result of a truck crash, it is crucial that you reach out to a tractor-trailer accident lawyer right away.
Following your accident, you have the ability to recover compensation for various damages that you face. This can include any medical expenses that you have incurred as a result of your accident. This can include both immediate expenses and long-term care costs. In addition, you have the ability to recover compensation for any wages that you have lost. This can include any time you have taken off work to recover or lost earning capacity if you’re accident left you permanently disabled.
In addition to these damages, you have the ability to recover compensation for the loss of enjoyment of life, property damage, pain and suffering, and more. Having a fearless legal team in your corner can make all of the difference when it comes to maximizing the amount of compensation you are able to recover following your accident. Your attorney will prove invaluable when it comes to proving negligence following your accident.
At Burg Simpson, we are committed to ensuring that our clients receive the maximum compensation they deserve after an accident. While working with our dedicated and fearless legal advocates, you can have peace of mind knowing that your case is in good hands and that we will do everything possible to protect your rights throughout the entire process. With decades of experience and a proven history of success, we will do everything in our power to ensure you are able to get justice after suffering debilitating injuries through no fault of your own. Contact our knowledgeable national truck accident lawyers today at (888) 895-2080 for a free consultation and let us start fighting for what’s rightfully yours right now.
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