Louisville, KY (February 21, 2020) - One person is dead following a car accident that took place on Wednesday, February 19th when the driver of a car collided with a cement mixer on Baxter Avenue at East Broadway.
Officers were dispatched to the scene of the accident at approximately 3:00 a.m. The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.
The transit operator was unharmed during the incident. The crash scene was closed off for about an hour while local law enforcement attempted to determine liability for the fatal accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Louisville
Here in the state of Kentucky, a successful wrongful death claim can satisfy the bereaved’s burial and medical expenses, and win them a monetary settlement equivalent to the total amount of financial support the victim would have contributed to the family had he or she survived.
Every case involving wrongful death is unique and oftentimes very complicated. This is why it is crucial to seek legal counsel with an accomplished attorney who is able to explain all your legal options to you.
Contact The Whaley Law Firm to speak with an accomplished personal injury attorney about your pedestrian accident. Aaron Whaley is a dedicated Kentucky car accident attorney with over a decade of experience assisting injury victims in obtaining the legal compensation to which they are entitled.
If you would like to go over the details surrounding your accident to see what legal options are available to you in seeking compensation for your damages, contact attorney Aaron Whaley at 1-866-703-7575 to schedule your free consultation and get the results that matter.
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Disclaimer: As esteemed members of the local community, we at The Whaley Law Firm are always striving to improve safety for all Kentucky drivers who live and work in our beautiful state. We are, of course, always extremely saddened by these tragic accidents that happen on a daily basis but we do hope that by bringing awareness to the dangers that are lurking at every turn, other members of our community will take the necessary precautions to avoid these crashes. This is not intended to be a solicitation for business. Please do not misconstrue any of this information as legal or medical advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.