Detroit, MI (February 19, 2022) – At least one person required medical care at the site of a collision in Detroit on the afternoon of February 18. Just before 2:00 p.m., an unspecified number of vehicles collided on Mansfield Street.
Sources say the incident occurred on Mansfield Street at the intersection with Pilgrim Street. The circumstances of the incident have not been reported at this time.
Various responders were dispatched to the area including emergency medical technicians, police, and firefighters. One or more people required emergency care on-site before being transported to area medical centers for further treatment as needed.
Authorities asked local motorists to steer clear of the area while crews worked to secure the scene. Traffic was backed up for some time on Friday afternoon.
Nothing further has been reported at this time. Our thoughts are with everyone involved as we hope for their full recovery.
Michigan Vehicle Collisions
More car accidents happen in Michigan per year than in the majority of other states in the nation. On average, the Wolverine State sees more than 300,000 annual vehicle collisions. During the winter months, Michigan is ranked as the most dangerous state to drive in, beating out Alaska when we compare the number of fatalities caused by car accidents. This data was gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Fatality Analysis Reporting System for 2017-2019.
Being injured in a car crash is something no one ever wants to go through. It is a difficult and strenuous experience, often accompanied by pain, emotional turmoil, and financial burdens. Depending on the circumstances of an auto accident, injured parties may be able to collect financial compensation for the damages they endured due to the wreck. If you or someone you love has recently sustained injuries in a car crash, a Michigan car accident lawyer may be able to help you move forward from the aftermath of your wreck by awarding you full and fair financial compensation. Compensation can help cover the costs associated with your accident and get you on the fastest track to recovery.
Car Accident Lawyers in Detroit
Over the years, Michigan Legal Center’s team of knowledgeable and compassionate personal injury attorneys in Detroit have helped thousands of clients get the compensation and justice they are entitled to for their legal claims. Our team has fought aggressively to ensure their client’s legal rights are defended after being injured in a car accident.
After a serious car accident, victims are often hospitalized for weeks or even months in order to receive the medical care they need. The physical, financial, and mental consequences of violent accidents are always cumulative.
When people are injured or killed in collisions due to the negligence of another driver, it is in their best interest to speak with a car accident attorney in Detroit as soon as possible.
Our team works tirelessly to help victims hold the person at fault responsible and collect the maximum compensation for medical treatment, lost wages, and multiple other losses resulting from their accidents.
If you were injured in a car accident that wasn’t your fault, contact our car accident lawyers in Michigan at (248) 886-8650 to see how we can help you.
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