Louisville, KY (February 16, 2022) – A serious injury accident reported in the Louisville area has left two people injured. At around 3:38 p.m., on February 14, the Louisville Metro Police Department was notified that a motor vehicle accident involving two cars occurred on Fern Valley Road.
Preliminary investigations conducted by LMPD show that a vehicle was traveling westbound on Fern Valley Road during the afternoon hours. As the vehicle passed near the area of Preston Highway, it struck a second vehicle.
A female inside one of the vehicles sustained critical injuries. She was rushed to a local hospital for emergency medical care.
The driver of the second vehicle was also transported to a local hospital for treatment. However, the injuries are believed to be non-life-threatening.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Kentucky
More than 7,000 people are hurt in motor vehicle accidents in the state of Kentucky each year. These crashes often result in painful injuries that require both immediate and long-term care.
In many instances, innocent parties are left with broken bones, brain injuries, and spinal cord damage that can result in the need for extensive medical treatment. Even though there have been several advancements made in the health care industry, there is no guarantee that treatment options will completely cure victims of their injuries. Although there are a variety of care options for injured victims, there is truly no way to guarantee that a person will fully recover.
In fact, we see many people forced to deal with permanently disabling conditions as a result of their accidents. Victims who are injured in accidents that occur as a result of another drivers’ actions should contact a car accident attorney in Louisville as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Victims who have been injured in accidents caused by distracted drivers, impaired motorists, and other drivers who engage in negligent actions may be entitled to compensation.
Louisville Personal Injury Lawyers
Attorney Aaron Whaley at The Whaley Law Firm is committed to assisting victims with moving forward after suffering serious injuries in auto accidents caused by the negligence of other drivers. Our Louisville personal injury attorney firmly believes that innocent victims should never be forced to endure financial hardships due to the reckless, careless, and negligent actions of others. For this reason, The Whaley Law Firm provides aggressive and competent legal representation to ensure that the person responsible for an accident is held accountable for their actions.
The Whaley Law Firm provides aggressive and competent legal representation to ensure that the person responsible for an accident is held accountable for their actions. Attorney Whaley stops at nothing to ensure victims collect full and fair compensation for medical treatment, lost wages, and various other damages they face. Contact our law firm in Kentucky at (502) 583-4022 to schedule a free case evaluation to see how our team can help you.
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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.