Fairfield, AL – Injuries Reported in Serious Car Accident on I-20/I-59

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Fairfield, AL (October 22, 2021) – Police in Fairfield were at the scene of a car accident on Friday afternoon, October 22nd. The accident was reported in the eastbound lanes of I-20 and I-59 near milepost 119 and Exit 119 onto Lloyd Noland Parkway.

According to a report, the crash involved property damage and injuries were also reported. The crash was classified as a serious accident by the Department of Transportation. The eastbound lanes were shut down while police were at the scene clearing the area and investigating the accident. Drivers experienced delays as they traveled near the scene. Motorists were urged to find alternate routes of travel if possible. There is no update on the conditions of those involved at this time. It is not clear what led up to the occurrence of the accident. The road was cleared around 1:00 p.m. as traffic resumed its normal pattern.

Police are still investigating the accident at this time. No further information has been released.

Our thoughts go out to those affected by this car accident in Fairfield. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.

Fairfield Car Accidents

There were approximately 150,000 car accidents reported in Alabama in 2019. These accidents take place each day on our streets and highways. More than 50,000 injuries were also reported during this same time period. Many Fairfield car accidents result in injuries. The injuries sustained in crashes range from minor to severe and life-threatening and can even involve death. Sadly, those who are injured are often innocent victims who came into contact with negligent drivers.

Under Alabama law, an injured victim or their family may have certain legal rights following the crash. Our personal injury laws allow victims to file a claim against a negligent driver to recover to certain types of compensation after the crash. This can include reimbursement for pain and suffering, lost wages, medical costs, and more. The expenses incurred following a crash can be quite high and will be overwhelming for many victims. Fortunately, there is help available.

Fairfield Personal Injury Attorneys

At Cory Watson Attorneys, we are here to help during your time of need. We take a compassionate and understanding approach to every client’s case. We treat our clients as if they were our own family and we have a passion for achieving justice and solving the difficult problems that you are facing. Our Fairfield car accident lawyers strongly believe that no innocent crash victim should ever be left financially responsible following a car accident. We will fight hard to obtain justice and the compensation that you deserve in the aftermath of the crash.

We are standing by waiting to hear from you. Our consultations are always free to all potential clients and we would be honored to assist you as you move forward along your path to recovery. To speak with a personal injury lawyer in Fairfield, please contact us through the link on our website or give us a call at 205-328-2200.

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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.

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