Car Crash in Crossville Leads to Injury
Crossville, TN (December 12, 2020) Crossville law enforcement as well as medical workers responded to an accident on December 12th that occurred on North Main Street in Crossville. The report provided by law enforcement states that the driver of a Mazda pulled into the path of an oncoming Jeep Wrangler. Fortunately, neither driver was injured in the collision. A passenger in the Mazda, however, transported by ambulance for treatment of her injuries. Both vehicles incurred substantial damage in the collision.
The Insurance Information Institute reports that in 2017, there were 3,471 deadly crashes in which a head-on collision was the first event. While it will not eliminate the risk of head-on collisions, there are some strategies drivers can follow to greatly reduce the risk of ending up in an accident. Some of these strategies include slowing down, remaining alert while passing through intersections, and only passing vehicles on the left side of the road when there is enough room to do so safely.
Contact a Tennessee Personal Injury Attorney
The aftermath of head-on collisions is often devastating. Due to the speed and force of the vehicles involved in the collision, serious injuries and substantial property damage are a common occurrence. If you or a loved one is involved in a Tennessee car crash, you should not hesitate to speak with a compassionate lawyer. At Fox, Farley, Willis & Burnette, we will remain committed to fighting for the results you deserve. Contact us today for assistance.
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