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Cleveland, OH – Man Hospitalized in Apartment Car Crash at E 143rd St & Aspinwall Ave

By Burg Simpson
August 20, 2021
4 min read

Cleveland, OH (August 20, 2021) – A car slammed into an apartment building on Cleveland’s East Side on Wednesday evening, August 18, resulting in injuries.

Officers with the Cleveland Police Department said the incident occurred around 9:50 p.m. near the corner of East 143rd Street and Aspinwall Avenue.

Cleveland EMS treated and transported a 58-year-old man was hurt in the crash. He remains at University Hospitals in serious condition.

No building residents were seriously injured, though they were evaluated and treated at the scene.

The events leading up to the wreck are still under investigation, and further details have not been released at this time.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Cleveland, Ohio

Being hurt in a motor vehicle crash can be life-changing. The truth is that tens of thousands of people are left with injuries from crashes each year across the state of Ohio. 

Although many drivers are careful and attentive while traveling across our state’s roadways, we continue to see innocent people injured due to the negligence of other drivers. Some of the main causes of crashes in our state include running red lights, drivers who are distracted by cell phones and other objects, speeding, drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol, and drivers who are engaging in reckless driving behaviors.

When people are hurt in collisions due to these and other acts of negligence, they may have various legal options available to help them move forward and recover. 

Seeking the aid of a responsive and trusted Cleveland car accident attorney can help to ensure you are in the best position possible to hold bad actors accountable. A competent legal team will review the conditions surrounding your crash, gathering evidence, and putting together the strongest case possible to fight for justice.

Our Ohio personal injury attorneys at Burg Simpson have decades of combined experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims throughout the state who have been injured in accidents. We stop at nothing to ensure our clients are able to hold negligent parties accountable for their actions and to recover the maximum amount of compensation available to them. 

Our team is dedicated to providing the most responsive and trusted representation to our clients to ensure they are able to get the justice and compensation they deserve. We provide effective, aggressive, and responsive representation to our clients to ensure their best interests are protected throughout the entire legal process. 

If you have been hurt in a traffic-related incident, due to the negligence of another motorist, seek the assistance of a team of knowledgeable and skilled personal injury attorneys in Cleveland as soon as possible. By calling 800-713-9340 & 513-852-5600, you can schedule a free consultation to meet with our team at your earliest convenience to discuss the legal options available for you. Contact our law firm today to get started on your case.

Note: Independent sources were used in the creation of this post. These sources include news reports, police reports, eye-witness reports, social media reports, and first-hand accounts about the injury accident. For that reason, the facts pertaining to the specific events surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing team. If there is any information that is not correct about a specific incident or if you would prefer that the post be removed, please reach out to us as soon as possible so that we can make the correction or remove the post.  

Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Burg Simpson, we have made it our mission to give back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to changing peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damages after suffering an injury. We hope these posts will help bring awareness to the dangers of driving and will remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to prevent being injured. This is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post should not be misconstrued as medical advice or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.


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