Whenever there has been an auto accident, particularly one where a loved one has lost their life, the last thing on your mind may be filing a claim against the negligent driver. However, a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit may be the only way for your family to start to recover from all your pain and suffering, lost wages, any outstanding medical expenses, and any funeral-related expenses. That is why victims should rely on an experienced wrongful death personal injury lawyer or an expert auto accident attorney here at the Law Offices of Gilbert R. Hoy, Jr. and Affiliates. We have decades of experience, to help guide you through this complicated litigation process.
A 32 year-old Independence, Missouri woman died in a wrong-way auto accident late Wednesday, March 14. The car accident happened on southbound I-35 at K-68, east of Ottawa, Kansas. The woman was a passenger in a Chevrolet Suburban driven by an 18 year-old Kansas City, Kansas man, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol trooper’s report. The driver of the Suburban was injured and was taken to a local hospital. According to the trooper’s report, the two persons in the Suburban were not wearing safety restraints.
The Suburban was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes of I-35 when it struck a Chevrolet Impala head-on that was traveling southbound in the southbound lanes. The driver of the Impala, a 20 year-old Kansas City, Missouri woman, was injured and taken to a hospital. Also injured in the Impala was a 20 year-old woman from Kansas City, Missouri; another 20 year-old woman from Kansas City, Missouri; and a 21 year-old woman from Kansas City, Kansas. The occupants of the Impala were all wearing seat belts.
Have you or a loved one been injured in a Massachusetts car accident? If so, the best thing you can do to ensure that your legal rights are protected is to contact an experienced auto accident attorney specialist at our Boston, Massachusetts law firm. One of our personal injury lawyer experts can be reached 24/7 by phone at 617-787-3700 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your needs are our top priority!