Leesburg, AL (December 1, 2021) – Police in Leesburg were at the scene of a car accident on Monday, November 29th. The accident occurred around 3:30 p.m. along Highway 411 near the line between Cherokee County and Etowah County.
According to a report from the scene, a passenger vehicle was rear-ended by a pickup truck hauling a cattle trailer. The driver of the passenger car was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of undisclosed injuries. There were no other injuries reported. Officials are still investigating the accident at this time. There is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed.
Police have not released any additional information regarding the accident. An investigation is ongoing.
We wish to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this car accident in Leesburg. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Traffic Accidents in Alabama
Alabama’s roadways can be a dangerous place for motorists. While no one ever expects to be involved in an accident, serious and fatal crashes occur across Alabama each day. Many of these crashes will result in catastrophic consequences for victims and their families. There are a number of causes of Alabama car accidents, however, most of them take place because of the actions of negligent drivers. This includes drivers who speed, drive recklessly, drive while distracted, and more. These incidents of negligent driver behavior can change lives in an instant.
Under Alabama law, car accident victims and their families may have legal rights under certain circumstances. The law provides for victims to receive compensation when they have been hurt in a crash that was not their fault. If you have lost a loved one, Alabama’s wrongful death laws can apply to allow families to sue a negligent driver that is responsible for the accident. While there is no amount of money that can replace a loved one or erase the crash, the compensation that you receive can help you offset many of the unexpected expenses that you have at this time.
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Bessemer Car Accident Attorneys
If you have been affected by a crash in the Leesburg area, you should not delay exercising your legal rights. Many crash victims will mistakenly believe that there is nothing they can do and will not enforce their rights or will attempt to handle their claim on their own. This results in an inadequate settlement that fails to fully compensate you for your losses. Speaking with a Leesburg car accident attorney can mean the difference in moving forward successfully or being responsible for someone else’s negligence.
At Cory Watson Attorneys, our team can help. We have decades of experience assisting victims and their families following serious crashes. Our car accident lawyers in Leesburg are driven and dedicated to helping our clients achieve justice. We provide free consultations for all potential clients. To speak with a member of our team, please reach out to us at the link on our website or give us a call at (205) 328-2200.
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