Allendale Twp, MI (January 7, 2022) – A man was injured after being struck by a car in Allendale Township on Friday morning, January 7. The crash took place at the intersection of Warner Street and 64th Avenue at around 5:30 a.m.
Emergency responders were called to the scene of a pedestrian-vehicle accident. A 60-year-old man who lives in the area was reportedly chasing his dog when he ran onto the road. He was hit by a car driven by a 45-year-old Allendale Township man. The driver remained at the scene and contacts authorities.
The injured pedestrian suffered damage to his arm, shoulder, and head and was transported to Spectrum Health hospital for treatment. An ongoing investigation into the accident is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Michigan
Year after year, pedestrian deaths increase while passenger car deaths decrease across the country. Pedestrians are 1.5 times more likely to be killed in an accident, according to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Pedestrians have little protection in the event of a collision, making them more vulnerable to fatal injuries in the event of a collision.
A pedestrian has little protection from the full force of a serious accident. As a result, pedestrians are frequently involved in traffic accidents that result in serious to life-threatening injuries. Pedestrians are vulnerable to life-altering injuries and other damages, such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other losses, in the event of a collision. These collisions have been known to cause life-altering and even fatal injuries. With the help of a qualified Allendale Township car accident lawyer, injured parties may be able to recover lost compensation and hold the party responsible for the crash responsible for the resulting damages. In some cases, this is the only way to get the full value of their claim.
Pedestrian Accident Attorneys in Allendale Township
After an accident, the legal team at Christopher Trainor & Associates is here to help you protect your rights. Our Allendale Township personal injury lawyers have years of experience assisting clients in pursuing successful personal injury claims after being injured in a pedestrian accident by a negligent driver. We will investigate your accident, build a strong case, and pursue a claim for lost damages to ensure that the driver responsible is held accountable for your injuries. We will not give up until the responsible party is brought to justice. In the aftermath of a pedestrian accident, don’t let a large insurance company take advantage of you.
Give us a call at 248-886-8650 to find out how we can assist you in fully recovering from your injuries while also ensuring that the negligent driver is held accountable.
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