Detroit, MI (August 5, 2023) – On the evening of August 5, Saturday, officers from the Detroit Police Department responded to an accident involving multiple vehicles and apparent injuries on eastbound Interstate 96 in the Detroit metropolitan region.
At approximately 7:30 p.m., according to preliminary reports from the Detroit PD, a collision happened in the right lanes of I-96, not far from the off-ramp to Highway 37 and the exit to Alpine Avenue. Officers from the Detroit Police Department and the Michigan Department of Transportation both called for help from the city’s emergency medical technicians.
When paramedics arrived, they began treating the wounded after DPD officers blocked off multiple lanes of traffic. However, there has been no information released on the drivers’ conditions.
DPD officials have issued an open call for anyone with additional information to aid their investigation. Further details about those involved have not been released in the interim.
Our thoughts and hopes for a complete recovery are extended to the injured victims and their families.
Injury-Causing Accidents in Detroit
Injuries sustained in a multi-vehicle crash may have devastating physiological and psychological effects. Most vehicle accidents in Michigan’s main cities, from Detroit to Lansing, are caused by reckless driving, adding to the victim’s stress as they try to deal with the aftermath of the disaster and the rising expenses of treatment.
Vehicle accident victims in Detroit do not have to retain legal representation, although doing so is typically in their best interests. An attorney can assist you in fighting for your entitlement to benefits under Michigan’s No-Fault insurance program, including compensation for lost wages, medical costs, and PIP coverage.
Whether or whether you decide to take legal action, an attorney can help you understand your options for insurance coverage and settlement negotiation. If you want to protect your chances of getting reimbursed, it’s smart to consult an attorney right soon. You may not be able to claim damages under your own “uninsured motorist” policy if you are injured in an accident but do not follow the “notice” conditions of your policy.
Before retaining a lawyer for a car crash case in Detroit, what else should you know? Significant benefits, compensation for pain and suffering, and repayment for financial losses may be available to you if you or a loved one are injured in an accident. Keep in mind that the chances of getting the full amount of your claim and the justice you and your loved ones deserve greatly improve if you hire an attorney to defend you and preserve your rights.
To allow you to focus on getting better without worrying about how you’ll pay for your damages, our Christopher Trainor & Associates team provides these and other services at no initial cost. If a negligent motorist has caused you to suffer injuries or other losses in the Detroit area, be sure to get in touch with our firm as soon as possible 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: The 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.