Cincinnati, OH – One Injured in Car Crash at E 5th St & Broadway St
Cincinnati, OH (July 9, 2021) – Authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the Central Business District section of Cincinnati that ended in injuries. At around 2:40 p.m., on July 6, the Cincinnati Police Department and firefighters responded to the scene of a crash on East 5th Street.
Reports from authorities show that a black pickup truck and two other vehicles collided on East 5th Street at the intersection with Broadway Street. The incident blocked the intersection, causing moderate delays throughout the area. One person became trapped in their vehicle and had to be extricated by firefighters. The victims were rendered aid at the scene before being transported to area hospitals for further care. At this time, investigations surrounding the accident are underway with the Cincinnati Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Cincinnati, Ohio
When people are involved in motor vehicle accidents, they are often forced to deal with immediate consequences. In some cases, victims are rushed to area hospitals where they have to go through emergency surgery and remain hospitalized for several days or even weeks as they recover. Victims who sustain severe injuries, like spinal cord injuries and traumatic brain injuries, have to go through months of therapy and rehabilitation. Regrettably, these and other severe injuries often leave victims with permanent consequences.
In many cases, victims are harmed in crashes caused by negligent and reckless drivers. When victims are injured in accidents caused by drivers who engage in reckless actions, speed, disregard traffic control devices, drive while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or drive while distracted, they may have legal options available. A skilled and aggressive Cincinnati car accident attorney can fight on your behalf to ensure you get the justice you deserve.
Victims who are harmed in crashes caused by negligent actors may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate some of the economic and non-economic damages they face. These damages include recovering compensation for:
- Lost wages or earnings
- Medical costs and long-term care expenses
- Vehicle repairs and replacement fees
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- Loss of consortium
Victims who are harmed in crashes caused by negligent parties can retain the legal assistance of a skilled legal team for their best chances of recovering.
The Ohio personal injury attorneys at Burg Simpson have extensive experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims in Cincinnati and throughout Hamilton County who have been injured in car crashes caused by negligent actors. Our team provides responsive and effective assistance for each client we work with. We will gather evidence in support of your claim, handling self-serving insurance companies, and fight aggressively to ensure you collect the maximum amount of compensation available for you. Our personal injury attorneys in Cincinnati are committed to providing each client we work with individualized representation that best reflects their unique needs and best interests. If you have been injured in a car accident, due to the negligence of another person, contact our law firm today at 800-713-9340 & 513-852-5600 to get started on your claim. Schedule a free case review at your earliest convenience to discuss the legal options available for you.
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