Cleveland, OH (January 26, 2024) – On the morning of January 25, emergency crews out of Cuyahoga County were summoned to provide help at the scene of a car crash in the downtown neighborhood that ended in injuries. Law enforcement was notified of the crash at around 6:02 a.m.
According to official reports, a pedestrian collision took place in the area of Rockwell Avenue and East 17th Street. The pedestrian was injured as a result of the crash. Emergency medical services responded to treat the injured victim. The injured party was transported to a local hospital, where they underwent further medical care. At this time, investigations into the crash are ongoing.
We hope the injured pedestrian recovers quickly.
Pedestrian Accidents in Ohio
According to reports, a total of 166 pedestrians died as a result of motor vehicle accidents in Ohio in 2022. Countless other victims were injured and left to deal with overwhelming pain and suffering. Victims of pedestrian accidents are more likely to suffer significant injuries that demand extensive medical care. This is due to the fact that they are not protected during the impact of a collision. Some of the most common injuries reported in pedestrian accidents include:
- Head injuries
- Soft tissue injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Internal organ injuries
Unfortunately, any injury can require significant medical treatment to recover from. In the aftermath of a car accident, it can be overwhelming and confusing to try to navigate the legal process on your own. That’s why seeking help from a Cleveland pedestrian accident lawyer is crucial. They have the knowledge and experience to guide you through obtaining important evidence that will strengthen your case. Let an experienced attorney fight for your rights and bring you peace of mind during this difficult time.
At Joseph Law Group, our mission is to provide exceptional legal representation to those who have suffered serious injuries or unexpected losses. For the past 20 years, we have earned the trust of our clients by fighting tirelessly for their rights and helping them regain their quality of life. We understand that every case is unique and requires personalized attention, which is why we are committed to providing aggressive action in pursuit of justice. Our dedication goes beyond just representing our clients in court – we strive to improve their lives during one of the most difficult times they may face. If you or a loved one has been injured due to someone else’s negligence, know that you don’t have to face it alone. Contact us today at 216-522-1600, and let us use our expertise and experience to help you get the compensation you deserve.
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.