Injuries Reported in Tacoma Accident on State Route 7 and Interstate 5
TACOMA, WA (January 5, 2021) – Tuesday morning, a person suffered injuries in a multi-vehicle crash on State Route 7 and Interstate 5.
The crash happened at around 2:45 a.m. on northbound State Route 7 Extension to the northbound Interstate 5 ramp.
Washington State Patrol Trooper Robert Reyer confirmed that the crash involved about 8-12 cars. Meanwhile, a trooper’s car was also struck.
Moreover, the authorities confirmed that the weather and drivers going too fast for the icy road conditions played a role in the crash.
Responders took one person to the hospital with minor injuries.
As a driver, it is your responsibility to be a proactive driver, rather than a reactive one. Moreover, driving defensively prepares you for emergencies.
Moving Forward in a Multi-Vehicle Accident
According to the US Department of Transportation, there are nearly 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Indeed, common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, one must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of a multi-vehicle accident.
Sweet Lawyers offer legal representation from experienced and compassionate attorneys that safeguard your legal rights.
Ultimately, we value the trust and respect of our clients. Thus, we want them to know that injuries sustained in an accident often don’t become apparent until months later when it is too late.
Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says that Tacoma accident cases may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
If you have been involved in a dangerous multi-vehicle accident, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. Furthermore, we have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your injury case. Let us fight for you, and achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation with a professional.