Detroit, MI – I-96 Car Accident Causes Injuries at Merriman Rd

by | Sep 27, 2023 | Car Accidents | 0 comments

Detroit, MI (September 27, 2023) – At least two persons were harmed in an accident on Wednesday, September 27th, in the afternoon.

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports that at around 5:20 p.m., deputies and other emergency services were sent to the vicinity of westbound Interstate 96 before Merriman Road. The incident, which involved at least two persons, caused the closure of almost all of the highway’s right and center lanes.

While the precise number of casualties is unclear, video from the scene shows emergency medical technicians assessing injuries and taking those with life-threatening conditions to a hospital.

Byron Road was stopped for many hours while Wayne County sheriff’s investigators looked into the collision, and the inquiry is still ongoing.

The injured and their loved ones are in our thoughts.

Vehicle Wreck Injuries in Michigan

Detroit, MI - I-96 Car Accident Causes Injuries at Merriman RdEvery 10 to 15 seconds, somewhere in the United States, a car crash happens, as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Furthermore, it should come as no surprise, given the bleak national and Michigan-specific statistics, that the great majority of personal injury lawsuits now being considered by our courts involve automotive accidents.

You should always go to an attorney, even if you think your vehicle accident was small. Even if you don’t think the collision affected you too much and the facts appear straightforward, you should nonetheless get medical attention. It’s common knowledge that those who have legal representation while filing claims get more money. Many of the victims worry that hiring an attorney would result in a dramatic rise in their out-of-pocket costs. The vast majority of personal injury lawyers work on a contingency fee basis.

Having a lawyer on your side may be useful in a wide range of circumstances. Your lawyer will handle communication and negotiations with the insurance company and any other parties involved on your behalf. You may be confident that your lawyer will investigate the situation thoroughly, identify the culpable parties, and provide evidence that will convince the court to award you compensation. The second phase calls for you to conduct interviews with possible witnesses and collect further data.

We may better comprehend and empathize with the impact of our clients’ injuries when we take the time to get to know them on a personal and broad level. If you live in the Detroit area and have been hurt in an automobile accident that was not your fault, you should get in touch with Christopher Trainor & Associates. Get in touch with us at (248) 886-8650 to speak with a skilled vehicle accident attorney for free.

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.  

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