Reach Us 24/7

Call 248-886-8650 Now

Sterling Heights, MI (March 20, 2022) - On Thursday, March 17th, a fatal car accident happened on a roadway in Macomb County. The incident was reported to officials in the area at approximately 1:15 a.m.

A 21-year-old woman reportedly lost her life in the crash. It happened on M-53 near Clinton River Road when she was traveling north on M-53. The woman, who was said to be from Ohio, was driving her Nissan when a 45-year-old man from East China Township collided with her in his BMW.

The man crashed head-on into a guardrail and then into the woman’s vehicle, pushing it underneath a road sign where its roof was cut off. Both vehicles then left the roadway and down a hill, landing in the football field of a nearby school.

The woman suffered major head trauma and was pronounced deceased on-site. The man was transported to an area hospital with unspecified injuries. Police suspect alcohol to be the main cause of the crash. 

The northbound lanes of M-53 at 18 Mile Road were closed while authorities worked at the scene. Authorities continue to investigate. 

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with everyone involved.

Car Accidents in Michigan

Michigan auto collisions happen more often than anyone would like to admit. In 2019, the Wolverine State saw more than 54,000 car crashes that resulted in injuries to over 70,000 people. The physical and emotional pain that stems from a serious traffic accident can be overwhelming, especially with the financial burden it places on you and your family. 

The negative consequences of an accident immediately impact victims and their families, and oftentimes, these consequences are long-lasting and difficult to recover from. Serious injuries suffered in accidents may leave victims with long-term healthcare needs that are expensive and time-consuming. 

If you’ve recently been hurt in a crash caused by driver negligence, and are worried you won’t be able to afford a lawyer, the Michigan Legal Center is here for you. Read on to learn more about how you can hire a skilled, experienced car crash attorney in Michigan at no cost to you who will be able to protect and preserve your legal right toward compensation and justice. 

Car Crash Attorneys in Sterling Heights

The accomplished lawyers at the Michigan Legal Center are fully dedicated to helping our clients get through the difficult time that follows being hurt in a wreck. We work to protect their rights, including the right to hire competent, skilled legal representation. The team of Sterling Heights personal injury lawyers at the Michigan Legal Center believes that all victims deserve justice, regardless of their economic status. We charge no upfront fees or out-of-pocket costs in order for you to start your claim. We collect no payment whatsoever unless compensation is won.  

One of the worst things that can happen in an accident is someone losing their life. Unfortunately, a large percentage of the fatal accidents that happen in Michigan are caused by negligent drivers. Losing a loved one due to the reckless actions of another person can cause you devastating emotional pain and suffering as well as stressful financial problems. An Allendale wrongful death attorney may be able to help you financially recover if this has happened to you. A wrongful death lawyer will know the most effective ways to help you pay for the costs associated with your loved one’s passing. Especially if the accident they were involved in was caused by negligence, you may qualify for significant financial compensation. 

Allow our hard-working, compassionate team of Sterling Heights personal injury attorneys to help you through this arduous time. We will answer all of your questions and explain all options available to you. If you have been injured in an auto accident, contact the Michigan Legal Center for help as soon as you can. We are available 24 hours a day. You can reach us at 248-886-8650. 

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. 

Related Posts

Detroit, MI - Five Injured in I-94 Accident...

Detroit, MI (September 29, 2023) - A motor vehicle wreck with reported injuries shut down...

Jackson Co., MI – Injuries Reported in Crash...

Jackson Co., MI (December 27, 2023) – The Michigan Department of Transportation informed area officials...

Olive Township, MI - Vehicle Crash Reported on...

Olive Township, MI (December 3, 2021) - Police and other responders were sent to assist...

Previous PostNext Post

Get Answers From Experienced Lawyers

We are available for free consultations in person, via Zoom or through FaceTime.

Name(Required)
Required Fields *
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

White Lake
Main 

9750 Highland Road
White Lake, MI 48386
248-886-8650White Lake Law 

Flint 

336 W First Street
Flint, MI 48502
810-234-5678Flint Law 

Kalamazoo 

251 North Rose St., Ste 200-6013
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
269-447-2200Kalamazoo Law 

Ann Arbor 

2723 South State St. Ste 250-15096
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734-882-2646Ann Arbor Law 

Grand Rapids 

250 Monroe NW, Ste 400-706039
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
616-591-3700Grand Rapids 

Southfield 

2000 Town Center, Ste 1900-1237
Southfield, MI 48075
248-886-8650Southfield 

Lansing 

120 N Washington, Ste 300-5101
Lansing, MI 48933
517-546-2279Lansing Law 

Bay City 

401 Center Ave, Ste 25
Bay City, MI 48708

989-262-0787Bay City Law 
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram