Lexington, KY (June 21, 2024) – On the evening of June 21, emergency crews were sent to the scene of a car crash in Lexington that resulted in injuries. Sources say the incident happened on East New Circle Road near Christian Road when two or more vehicles collided. What caused the incident to take place is still unclear at this time. EMS helped wounded individuals at the scene and took them to the hospital to receive the necessary care for their injuries. One lane of the road was blocked while police and other responders remained at the scene, and local drivers had to use different routes for the time being. Police in Lexington continue to investigate. 

We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries.

Kentucky Car Crashes

Car accidents are one of the main reasons people lose their lives in the United States, though driving is a convenient and quick way to get around. It is, unfortunately, one of the most dangerous activities anyone will engage in. Fast-moving vehicles exert considerable amounts of force, especially when they become involved in collisions with one another, or fixed objects. Those who become involved in car accidents and sustain injuries often have their entire lives upended for four weeks or longer.

Crash victims who suffer serious injuries may find themselves stuck in the hospital for weeks while they undergo invasive medical procedures such as surgery, painful physical therapy, and more. Not to mention all of this can cost a pretty penny, especially if you require extensive medical care to recover from your injuries. Some victims may even require long-term and or at-home care to make a full recovery.

If any of this sounds familiar to you, you should speak with a car crash lawyer as soon as you can. Especially if you know that your accident was not your fault, but was caused by another person. An auto accident attorney in Lexington can help you file a personal injury claim for financial compensation. It is against the law to drive negligently and impose injuries upon other people. Negligent drivers must be held accountable for their actions so they are less likely to place others at risk in the future. Careless driving is punishable by hefty fines and sometimes even jail time in the United States.

It is important for crash victims who have been victimized by negligent drivers to see profitable resolutions when they file personal injury claims for compensation. No one deserves to go broke paying for injuries that they did not cause. 

Call the Byrnes Law Firm at 502-364-2500 as soon as you can to learn more about how we can help you recover. We work on contingency meaning you pay us nothing unless you are awarded full and fair financial compensation for your injuries and losses.