Russellville, KY (June 16, 2023) – A man from the Bowling Green area lost his life as a result of a crash that took place in Russellville on Wednesday morning, June 14.
According to official reports provided by the Kentucky State Police, a head-on collision involving a tractor-trailer and an unknown vehicle took place on Ninth Street in the area near Dockins Street. The impact of the crash left the vehicle with significant damage.
One person involved in the accident, identified as a 34-year-old man, was severely hurt in the crash. He was transported by EMS to Logan Memorial Hospital for emergency treatment. He was pronounced deceased after arriving at the hospital by the Logan County coroner.
The circumstances surrounding this fatal truck accident are being investigated.
We offer our condolences to the family of the man who died in this crash.
Losing a loved one is never easy, especially when it’s due to the negligence of someone else. When that negligence involves a fatal truck crash, the pain and grief can be unbearable.
To help deal with the emotional toll that these accidents cause, there are legal rights and options for those left behind. If your loved one was killed in a truck accident caused by someone else’s negligence or recklessness, it is important to know that you have legal options.
One option is to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the responsible party. This type of lawsuit seeks compensation for damages such as funeral expenses, medical bills, lost income and benefits, loss of inheritance, and pain and suffering. A head-on collision accident lawyer can help guide you through this process and ensure that your rights are protected. Your attorney will gather evidence and investigate the circumstances of the accident. This may include reviewing police reports, interviewing witnesses, examining medical records, and consulting with experts to recreate the accident and calculate your damages.
It is important to note that there may be multiple parties who could be held liable for a fatal truck accident, including the driver’s employer or even manufacturers of faulty vehicle parts. An experienced attorney can identify all potential defendants and work towards securing maximum compensation for damages suffered.
While nothing can fully compensate for losing a loved one in a tragic accident like this, taking legal action can help bring some semblance of closure while also holding those responsible accountable for their actions.
Burg Simpson’s team of national truck accident lawyers is committed to providing compassionate legal services while fighting tirelessly for your rights. You don’t have to face this alone, and we want you to feel confident coming forward. Contact our national truck accident lawyers today at (888) 895-2080 for a free consultation. Let us show you how we can get started on your case right away and provide reliable advice during this difficult time.
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