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3-Year-Old Boy Injured in Accident on Interstate 182 near Yakima River Bridge [Richland, WA]

3-Year-Old Boy Injured in Accident on Interstate 182 near Yakima River Bridge [Richland, WA]

Toddler Hurt in Richland Crash on Interstate 182 near Yakima River Bridge

 
RICHLAND, WA (May 5, 2021) – Monday, a 3-year-old boy suffered injuries in an accident on Interstate 82 near Yakima River Bridge.
 
According to the Washington State Patrol, the incident happened just before noon on the westbound lane of Interstate 182.
 
Due to traffic, the driver slowed down, which led to an overcorrection. The vehicle then crashed with a cable barrier. As a result, a toddler suffered injuries following the crash.
 
The Richland accident also affected another vehicle. Upon seeing the crash, an 85-year-old man and an 84-year-old woman near the other vehicle pivoted. Both of them suffered no injuries. However, they did hit debris on the road.
 
Moreover, responders took the 3-year-old child to Kadlec Regional Medical Center for medical evaluation. At this time, the authorities haven’t disclosed any information on the status of the toddler.
 
However, the Washington State Patrol confirmed that speeding played a role in the I-182 crash.
 

The Emerging Need to Have Representation after a Crash

 
Despite the peculiar circumstances of this year, accidents continue to be a part of daily life. As common of an occurrence, as they are, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a crash. Therefore, it’s important to know how to proceed in case you find yourself involved in a collision.
 
With that being said, it is vital to have a legal representation. By doing so, it can help you attain compensation on medical bills and loss of earnings. It can also help your future medicals, pain, and suffering, loss of consortium, and more.
 
“We can secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge. Indeed, having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference,” explains Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers.


If you are involved in a dangerous accident, you can reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your personal injury case. Let us fight for you, and achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation with a professional in the Washington area.