Wrong Way Driver Causes Tragic Crash
Posted By Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC
vehicle accident occurred in New York on Monday around 10:40 at night when a driver of
a Nissan Sedan that was headed southbound on Henry Clay Boulevard traveled
out of their lane of traffic and into the southbound lane. As a result,
the Nissan collided with a Freightliner box truck head-on. Tragically,
the driver of the Sedan passed away due to the crash. The driver of the
box truck was taken to receive medical attention for his injuries, which
were not severe. Authorities are investigating the accident for further
With about 1.3 million deaths and millions of more injuries resulting from
road crashes every year, unsafe driving is an epidemic that can often
be prevented. Wrong way driving often results from a lack of focus or
the failure of the driver to see warning signs. Reportedly, about 61%
of wrong-way road crashes are caused by driving under the influence, which
is one of the top three factors found in fatal vehicle accidents.
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LLC can establish justice a vehicle accident has caused you or someone
you love damages. With over a century of combined legal experience, our
team has recovered over $350 million in compensation for victims of road
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