Four people have been left dead after a series of overnight accidents The run of fatal accidents began around 9:00 p.m. Thursday evening and continued into early Friday morning.
The 9:00 p.m. accident occurred when a 72-year-old man, for an unknown reason, swerved off the road into a ditch, wrecking his vehicle. Approximately one hour later at around 10:00 p.m. a pedestrian was struck while trying to cross a street. Authorities say the 64-year-old victim was not using a crosswalk at the time of the accident.
Another accident occurred at around 1:00 a.m. Friday morning when a Pathfinder crashed into a cement culvert causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle after crossing a set of train tracks. Both occupants of the vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene.
The final accident occurred at approximately 3:00 a.m. when a 47-year-old man crashed his motorcycle after veering off the road and striking a curb.
Difficulties can arise at any time for any person when operating any kind of vehicle. Weather, defective machinery and a thousand other factors can all lead to unexpected accidents. Any accident can result in serious injuries or even death. Such occurrences can have far reaching and potentially unforeseen, consequences that may not be apparent immediately.
When an accident does occur,, it is time to contact a professional to represent you. Whether it is a difficult claim with insurance or an injury or even a case of liability for damages, we can help you get the justice you deserve. Call us today.