Birmingham, AL (September 24, 2021) – One person has lost their life following a motor vehicle accident in the Birmingham area on Friday morning. On September 24, the City of Calera Police Department responded to the scene of a crash on Highway 22.
Reports from local authorities indicate that a collision involving a train occurred on Highway 22 near Hope Mountain Baptist Church. The incident blocked the roadway, causing moderate delays throughout the area.
Although details surrounding the accident are limited, one person has lost their life as a result of this accident. At this time, the police in Calera are investigating the accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Birmingham, Alabama
Motor vehicle accidents in the state of Alabama impact the lives of tens of thousands of victims and families each year. Although many victims sustain severe injuries that have both immediate and long-term impacts, there are hundreds of cases where people do not survive their injuries. Losing a loved one as a result of another driver’s actions can have a devastating impact on a family.
In many cases, families may have legal options available to help them move forward. A Birmingham wrongful death lawyer can work with you to ensure you get justice. After losing loved ones in motor vehicle collision, due to the negligence of others, families may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the impacts of:
- Medical expenses
- Property damage
- Lost wages
- Funeral expenses
- Pain and suffering
- And more
A responsive and knowledgeable legal team will analyze your loved one’s accident and help you pursue legal action against those at fault.
Birmingham Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our team at Cory Watson Attorneys understands the difficulties that grieving families face after losing loved ones in motor vehicle collisions. For this reason, our car accident attorneys in Birmingham are dedicated to providing the most responsive and trusted representation imaginable. We understand that the time following an accident can be overwhelming, both mentally and emotionally. For this reason, we strive to make moving forward as comfortable as possible for bereaved families. Our team will meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident.
After the initial consultation, we will go to the scene of the crash and begin our investigation. We will gather evidence, testimony from witnesses, and various other pieces of information to build the strongest case imaginable. Our team will fight to ensure you are able to move forward after enduring the unexpected loss of a loved one. We strive to help each client we work with maximize their recoveries so they do not have to stress over the financial burdens they face. Contact our Alabama personal injury attorneys by calling (205) 328-2200. Schedule a free case review with our team so we can discuss the legal options available to help you get justice.
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Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Cory Watson Attorneys, we have focused our careers on giving back to our local community. Our careers have been dedicated to changing injured victims and their family’s lives for the better. We do this by fighting for and protecting their rights in a court of law to ensure that they receive full and fair compensation after being injured in an accident. Our goal is to bring awareness to the dangers associated with driving. The information provided in this post is not intended to be medical or legal advice. This is not a solicitation for business. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.