2 Injured After Greene County Accident
County, TN (August 27, 2020) Two people were sent to the hospital following a multiple vehicle accident that occurred on the morning of August 27th. Based on a crash report provided by the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the accident occurred on Highway 107 close to the cutoff at 5:30 a.m. when a Toyota Camry was turning left from Highway 107 West onto the 107 cutoff and the vehicle turned into the path of a Hyundai Accent. The Hyundai’s driver was injured and taken to the Johnson City Emergency Room. The Toyota’s driver was also injured and taken to Greeneville East Community Hospital. The Tennessee Highway Patrol reports that both drivers were wearing seatbelts and that neither driver currently has charges pending.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that in 2015 more than 2.5 motor vehicle drivers and passengers each year are treated in emergency departments due to injuries incurred in car crashes.
Common Damages in Tennessee Car Accidents
While both of the drivers in this accident will likely be met with medical bills, some of the other common types of costs incurred by Tennessee car accidents include:
- Income lost because victims are injured and unable to promptly return to work
- Pain and suffering as well as other emotional hardships incurred by an accident
- Property damage to vehicles and other property
Obtain the Services of a Skilled Car Accident Attorney
In a moment, car accidents can leave people facing countless complications including large medical bills, lost wages, and emotional hardships. To fight for the compensation you deserve, it can help greatly to retain the assistance of an experienced car crash lawyer. Contact Fox, Farley, Willis & Burnette today to schedule a free case evaluation.
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