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Vehicle Overturns in Overton


Overton, TN (January 4, 2021) A vehicle is reported to have overturned on January 4th at Turkey Creek in Overton. While the accident was first reported around 9 a.m., additional details about the crash remain uncertain including whether anyone was injured or killed, what caused the crash, and the extent of the property damage involved.

The Insurance Information Institute reports that in 2017, there were 2,750 deadly crashes as a result of vehicles. Several factors increase a motorist’s odds of being impacted by one of these accidents. For one, sports utility vehicles, trucks, and other vehicles that are located higher off the ground are at increased odds of tipping over. Another factor that increases the chances of rollovers is speeding, particularly when motorists are navigating sharp curves. Rollovers also most often result from single-vehicle crashes and are much less common in multiple-vehicle crashes. If a vehicle is struck side-on by a vehicle, the resulting force can sometimes roll the first vehicle over. Rollover accidents also most commonly occur when drivers lose control of their vehicle whether it’s due to driver fatigue, distractions, or any other factor that causes a vehicle to collide with something and be thrown off its center of gravity. 

Do Not Hesitate to Contact a Compassionate Personal Injury Attorney

If you or a loved one has been impacted by a crash involving an overturned vehicle, you are likely facing devastating consequences. As a result, you should not hesitate to contact an experienced lawyer who will fight for the maximum compensation possible. Contact Fox, Farley, Willis & Burnette today to schedule a free case evaluation.


Note: This post was written based on available resources, news stories, and online reports about this incident. As is often the case with fast breaking news, there is always the risk that some details are still being shared and uncovered. Please contact us if you notice any information that should be changed or added. Thanks!


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