Mobile, AL (December 18, 2021) – Authorities in Mobile responded to the scene of a major car accident on Friday, December 17th. The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. on US Highway 98 near the Bankhead Tunnel and milepost 27.8.
The ALEA’s Highway Patrol Division was among the first agencies to arrive on site. According to authorities, the crash resulted in injuries to at least one person. At this time, there is no information on what caused the crash to take place. Several lanes of the road were blocked as officials investigated the crash. There is no word on the nature or extent of the victim’s injuries. Due to the road being closed, drivers were asked to find alternate routes of travel.
The accident remains under investigation. There is no additional information available.
We would like to offer our thoughts and well-wishes to those affected by this injury accident in Mobile. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Alabama Car Accidents
There are hundreds of reported car accidents across Alabama every day. Not every accident is a major crash. In fact, many are fairly minor in nature and result in only damage to the vehicles involved. However, a car accident in Mobile can also be very serious and can result in major injuries and even death for victims. The severity of an accident depends upon many factors, including the speed of the crash. the nature of the accident, and the relative weight and force of the vehicles involved. Unfortunately, injured victims are hurt every in car accidents.
A Mobile car accident can lead to devastating injuries in a second. While we can all take precautions to help avoid accidents, not all crashes are avoidable. In some cases, they happen too fast for drivers to react or avoid them. As a result, innocent victims are injured on a daily basis in Alabama car accidents. Some common injuries in crashes include broken bones, soft tissue injuries, scars, permanent disfigurement, and head and neck trauma. The road to recovery can seem long and daunting as you struggle to return to the life that you enjoyed before the crash.
Mobile Car Accident Attorneys
Following a serious injury accident, it is important to protect your legal rights. In order to do so, you will need to contact an experienced attorney who will fight for you every step of the way. At Cory Watson Attorneys, our team stands ready to help at any time. We strongly believe in achieving justice for innocent accident victims and will fight to make sure that you receive the compensation that you deserve.
We are standing by to take your call at any time. We would be honored to assist you as you go through the struggles that are natural following a crash. To speak with a skilled Mobile car accident attorney, please contact us using 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.