Cleveland, OH (January 19, 2022) –A car accident in the Cleveland area on Wednesday afternoon, January 19, resulted in confirmed injuries. The collision happened at 1:17 p.m. on Interstate 90 WB near Interstate 271 SB.
The crash site was said to be surrounded by emergency personnel. At least one person sustained unspecified injuries as a result of the accident. The area was temporarily closed while first responders treated the injured. Ambulances were dispatched to transport those who required further medical attention to local hospitals. There has been no new information about the accident released.
The cause of the crash is being investigated right now. More information will be released as the investigation progresses.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Auto Accidents in Ohio
In the United States, car accidents are the leading cause of death and serious injury, and the same is true in Ohio. In recent years, the number of fatal traffic accidents in the state has risen dramatically. Every year, over 3 million people are injured in over 6 million car accidents across the country. Those who have been wrongfully injured in a collision should speak with a qualified attorney about their legal options.
Car accident victims frequently struggle to understand their rights in time to defend themselves after a collision, and the moments immediately following a collision are critical in determining whether or not your claim for compensation will be successful. The majority of people are unaware of state laws, insurance coverage, or what to do if they are injured in a car accident, which can be a stumbling block when filing a personal injury claim. Fortunately, you are not required to pursue a personal injury claim on your own, and hiring an experienced attorney can help you recover lost compensation. An experienced personal injury lawyer in Cleveland can help you file a claim and recover damages such as medical bills, lost wages, and other losses.
Personal Injury Attorneys in Cleveland
After years of fighting for the rights of car crash accident victims, Joseph Law Group has extensive experience in personal injury law, and we have helped clients all over the state recover fully after being injured in a crash. Our Cleveland car accident attorneys are dedicated to assisting individuals in rebuilding their lives following tragic events, and we want to ensure that those responsible are held accountable.
If you have been injured in a car accident, call a Cleveland personal injury lawyer right away at 216-522-1600. You can rest assured that your case is in good hands.
Note: Our writers use outside sources when writing these posts. These outside sources include but are not limited to news outlet reports, local and state police accident reports, social media posts, eyewitness accounts, and other sources about accidents that take place in and around the Greater Cleveland area. We do not independently verify the facts surrounding this injury accident. If there is something inaccurate in our story, please notify us immediately so that we can correct the post as soon as possible. We will remove a story if requested.
Disclaimer: Our team of attorneys at Joseph Law Group has been helping injured victims and their families throughout the state of Ohio for decades. We hope that these posts will be a reminder to our community members to use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid and prevent being involved in a serious accident that results in injury. This is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene.