Cleveland, OH (October 26, 2023) – A traffic-related incident reported in the Kinsman neighborhood on Wednesday sent several victims to local medical facilities with injuries.
The accident occurred just after 12:00 a.m. on October 25.
According to Cleveland Police Department reports, two vehicles crashed into each other on East 79th Street near Kinsman Road for unknown reasons. After the crash, at least one of the vehicles struck a bus stop near the intersection.
The incident resulted in one person being trapped in their vehicle. Firefighters had to extricate the victim.
Authorities confirmed that three men, ages 30, 20, and 18, were transported to University Hospitals for emergency treatment of injuries following the accident.
At this time, the Cleveland Police Department is investigating.
We hope all three people hurt due to this crash recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Ohio
Car accidents occur frequently in Ohio, leaving victims with serious injuries that affect their lives forever. In the Cleveland area, we see many accidents take place that leave victims with broken bones, trauma to the head, internal organ injuries, and other serious injuries that require immediate and long-term care.
Far too often, automobile accidents in our state take place as a result of negligence. Leading factors include:
- Inexperienced drivers: Drivers with less experience may not have the skills and judgment to handle challenging driving conditions. This dramatically increases the chances of accidents occurring.
- Aggressive driving: Behavior such as tailgating, road rage, and risky maneuvers can lead to serious accidents. This is particularly true on busy roadways across our state.
- Failure to maintain a safe following distance: There is a significant chance of an automobile accident taking place when drivers fail to leave enough space between their vehicles and
If you have been harmed in an accident that was caused by a careless or negligent driver, you may be able to take legal action against the responsible party. Seeking guidance from a Cleveland car accident lawyer early on will provide you with the best chance of maximizing the amount of compensation you are able to recover for your medical expenses, repairs for your vehicle, and more.
At Joseph Law Group, we believe that our clients deserve more than just legal representation. We are committed to not only fighting for their rights and seeking fair compensation but also helping them restore their quality of life after a personal injury. Our dedicated team of attorneys works tirelessly to ensure that each client receives the justice they deserve and is able to reach their goals in recovery. With our strong resources, unwavering passion, and determination, we will continue to be advocates for those who have been injured due to someone else’s negligence. If you or a loved one has suffered an injury, reach out to our dedicated Ohio personal injury legal team for a free consultation by calling 216-522-1600.
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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.