Jackson, MI – Drunk Driver Causes Crash, Injuries on Ganson St near Backus Street

by | Mar 17, 2022 | Car Accidents, Personal Injury | 0 comments

Jackson, MI (March 17, 2022) – On Tuesday night, March 15, a highly intoxicated man caused injuries to several people in downtown Jackson. Police were called to the scene at approximately 10:34 p.m. 

Sources say the incident occurred when the intoxicated man got into an argument with his girlfriend. He left the scene, got behind the wheel of a motor vehicle, then got into an accident on the 500 block of West Ganson Street near Backus Street. 

The wreck involved a Nissan Sentra. The driver of the Sentra sustained injuries and was transported from the scene to a local hospital by ambulance. A passenger present in the Sentra was also injured and transported from the scene for treatment. 

The suspect was arrested and lodged in the Jackson County Jail. 

He also hit and killed a dog while he was intoxicated, according to reports. 

Police continue to investigate the details of the accident. 

We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims. 

Michigan Car Crashes

In Michigan, auto collisions happen every day. In some of these wrecks, no one gets hurt and only property is damaged. In other instances, accidents result in life-altering injuries or result in the deaths of one or more people involved. 

A car wreck can result in pain and sleepless nights for victims. You may be in too much pain to immediately return to your job, and wondering how you’re going to cover the cost of medical care and vehicle repairs. Your insurance adjuster could be giving you a hard time while you’re trying to figure out your legal rights. 

If you’ve been hurt in a car accident, you may be asking yourself if you need a lawyer. Having the help of a skilled and experienced Michigan car crash attorney can make a big difference, not only in protecting your legal rights but also in your ability to collect a higher settlement based on the circumstances of your crash. 

Jackson Auto Accident Attorneys

The personal injury lawyers in Jackson at Michigan Legal Center can help you get your life back on track. At our law firm, you will always be treated with compassion, respect, and careful consideration. The car crash attorneys in Jackson at Michigan Legal Center only receive payment if they win your case. Most of our lawsuits end in major settlements for our clients. 

After a vehicle collision, the clock is ticking. Michigan has a strict one-year time limit for car crash victims to get important no-fault insurance benefits like lost wages and medical bills. Contact our law firm at your earliest convenience to get started on your own personal injury case. You can reach us online or by phone at (248) 886-8650 to see how we can assist you to obtain the best outcome for your case. 

Note: Our firm utilized outside sources when creating this post. We have not independently verified the facts regarding this accident. If you find information that is incorrect, contact Christopher Trainor & Associates immediately so that we correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available about the accident. This post can be removed upon request.  Disclaimer: This information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene. This post is not a solicitation for business.

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