Articles Posted in Car Accidents

Middleburg Pedestrian Killed Attempting to Cross Street.

Middleburg Pedestrian Killed Attempting to Cross Street. (ActionNewsJax.com)

Middleburg, FL News

A pedestrian accident claimed the life of an elderly man Tuesday morning, March 26, 2019. According to FirstCoastNews.com, “the crash happened at Blanding Boulevard and Palmetto Street around 6:30 a.m. near Middleburg High School.” ActionNewsJax.com is reporting, ” the driver of a Chevy Silverado stopped at the red light at the intersection of Blanding Boulevard and Palmetto Street, began turning onto Blanding, and hit the man attempting to cross the road in the cross walk.”

The investigation is ongoing according to media reports.

Our Legal Take

As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, and if the driver is found to be at fault, the victim’s family may elect to file civil claims for their loss.

Based upon its experience and success handling pedestrian accident cases, The Murray Law Firm suggests that the victim’s family should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the vehicles and roadways involved and a review of traffic surveillance footage will need to be performed immediately before any evidence is damaged or destroyed.

Our Results

The Murray Law Firm has obtained over $100 million dollars for its Clients, and recently secured a $29.25 million dollar verdict for a victim of an unsafe property.

We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone at CALL NOW: 888.842.1616. Consultations are free and confidential.

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Jayana Summers, 3, and Mother Involved in Tragic Columbia Pedestrian Car Accident.

Jayana Summers, 3, and Mother Involved in Tragic Columbia Pedestrian Car Accident. (Stock Photo: MurrayLegal.com)

Columbia News

A fatal pedestrian accident claimed the life of a young child and seriously injured the child’s mother Thursday afternoon, March 21, 2019. According to WACH.com, “[t]he accident happened shortly before 3 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Duke Avenue and Lamar Street.”  The news story reports “[a] Dodge Avenger was traveling eastbound on Duke Avenue as [Jayana] Summers was crossing the street with her mother…[w]hen they made it to the other side, the vehicle hit them before crashing into a utility pole.”  Tragically, according to TheState.com, “Summers died of blunt force trauma from the crash…Summers’ 23-year-old mother was also injured during the crash…[s]he was taken to a local hospital and is being treated for serious injuries.”

According to WACH.com, “[t]oxicology results are pending with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division” and the incident remains under investigation.

Our Legal Take

As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, and if the driver is found to be at fault, Jayana Summers’ mother may elect to file civil claims for both her injuries and the tragic loss of her child.

Based upon its experience and success handling pedestrian accident cases, The Murray Law Firm suggests that Jayana Summers’ family should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the vehicles and roadways involved and a review of traffic surveillance footage will need to be performed immediately before any evidence is damaged or destroyed.

Our Results: Over $100 Million in Verdicts and Settlements

The Murray Law Firm has obtained over $100 million dollars for its Clients, and recently secured a $29.25 million dollar verdict for a victim of an unsafe property.

We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone at CALL NOW: 888.842.1616. Consultations are free and confidential.

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DISCLAIMERS:  The information contained in this post is from secondary sources and may therefore contain inaccuracies. We will gladly correct or remove this post upon request.  The material contained in this post is not intended to constitute legal advice. As each Client is unique, please contact us for a free consultation on your particular case.  “Contingent attorneys’ fees” refers only to those fees charged by attorneys for their legal services. Such fees are not permitted in all types of cases. Court costs and other additional expenses of legal action usually must be paid by the client.

Charleston Bicyclist Killed Following Hit and Run by Alleged DUI Driver.

Charleston Bicyclist Killed Following Hit and Run by Alleged DUI Driver. (Stock Photo: MurrayLegal.com)

Charleston News

The Charleston Police Department is investigating an evening crash Saturday, March 16, 2019, that resulted in the death of a bicyclist.  According to ABCnews4.com, “[a] Charleston man hit a 63-year-old bicyclist around 10:44 p.m. near the Saint Denis Dr. intersection after [the driver] entered the bike lane.”  The news outlet reports “the victim was taken to MUSC, where he died from his injuries.”  Live5news.com is reporting “[the driver] fled the crash scene…[h]is truck was observed a short time later…[p]olice say they initiated a traffic stop and noticed fresh damage on the vehicle.” According to the news story, “[the driver] admitted that he had just been involved in a collision with a bicyclist.”

The Live5news.com story indicates that the alleged intoxicated driver “was charged with felony driving under the influence, leaving the scene of a collision resulting in death and reckless homicide.”

Our Legal Take

As the details of this incident continue to develop, and if the motor vehicle driver is found to be at fault, the victim’s family may elect to file civil claims for their loss.

Based upon its experience and success handling cycling and pedestrian claims, The Murray Law Firm suggests that the victim’s family should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect his interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the roadways involved and a review of surveillance footage from nearby businesses or properties, if any exists, will need to be performed immediately before any evidence is damaged or destroyed.

The Murray Law Firm has obtained over $100 million dollars in verdicts and settlements for its Clients, including for victims and their fanilies of Georgia cycling and pedestrian accidents such as this one. We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone 888.422.1616. Consultations are free and confidential.

CALL NOW: 888.422.1616

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DISCLAIMERS:  The information contained in this post is from secondary sources and may therefore contain inaccuracies. We will gladly correct or remove this post upon request.  The material contained in this post is not intended to constitute legal advice. As each Client is unique, please contact us for a free consultation on your particular case.  “Contingent attorneys’ fees” refers only to those fees charged by attorneys for their legal services. Such fees are not permitted in all types of cases. Court costs and other additional expenses of legal action usually must be paid by the client.