Huntsville, AL – Woman Critically Hurt in Wednesday Crash on Hwy. 53

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Huntsville, AL (October 13, 2021) – Officials in Huntsville were at the scene of a two-vehicle accident on Wednesday afternoon. The accident was reported around 4:45 p.m. along Highway 53 near Blake Bottom Road.

According to the Huntsville Police Department, a woman in one vehicle was ejected from her car. She suffered critical injuries and was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment. Two passengers in a second vehicle were transported to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. There is no information at this time on the events that led up to the accident.

Police closed the southbound lanes of the highway while the accident was investigated. The northbound lanes were down to one lane as motorists were able to pass by the area. Drivers were asked to find alternate routes of travel if possible.

Our thoughts and best wishes are with those affected by this car accident in Huntsville. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.

Huntsville Car Accidents

Huntsville, AL - Woman Critically Hurt in Wednesday Crash on Hwy. 53

According to Drive Safe Alabama, a traffic crash was reported every 3 minutes, 19 seconds in our state in 2019. For the year, there were 930 people killed in Alabama car accidents. Many thousands more were injured. Unfortunately, the injuries suffered in car accidents tend to be quite severe. Victims may find themselves with broken bones, head injuries, spinal cord trauma, and soft tissue injuries, among other injuries. The results from a car accident can linger for weeks or months as you work towards recovery.

In the aftermath of a Huntsville car accident, you are likely to have questions regarding your legal rights. The law in this area is complicated, especially for individuals who do not have experience handling these types of claims. For this reason, it is important to make sure that you have a skilled Huntsville car accident lawyer by your side to help. Your lawyer can evaluate your case and ensure that you are receiving a fair settlement given your injuries and medical bills.

Car Accident Attorneys in Huntsville

Too often, people make the mistake of trying to handle their injury claim on their own. When this happens, victims often do not receive the compensation that they deserve. This can leave the victim with financial responsibility for a crash that they did not cause.

Here at Cory Watson Attorneys, we always make sure that our clients are fully protected. Our team will go the extra mile to help you receive the outcome that you deserve. We serve clients throughout Alabama, including the Huntsville area. For your free consultation with a Huntsville car accident attorney, please contact us at the link on our website or give us a call at 205-328-2200.

Notes: Outside sources were used when creating this post. Some of these sources include local and state news reports, police and fire department reports, social media reports, and eyewitness accounts about this injury accident. Our writing team has not independently verified the facts surrounding this specific incident. For that reason, if you find any information that is inaccurate in this post, please contact our firm as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove this post upon request. 

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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