2 Teenage Students Hurt in Pedestrian Crash on Government Road
Mattawa, WA (September 23, 2022) On Tuesday morning, a pedestrian accident in the 500 block of Government Road left 2 teenage students injured.
Mattawa police say that the vehicle-pedestrian crash happened at about 7:15 a.m. as the 2 students were walking in the crosswalk.
Authorities are investigating the incident and have not released additional information about the pedestrian accident on Government Road.
When behind the wheel of a vehicle, it is your responsibility to ensure the safety of yourself and others around you. Moreover, it is important to always drive within the posted speed limit. Also, slow down if you see traffic stalling ahead to avoid hitting other vehicles. Doing these steps will help us prevent traffic accidents from happening.
What’s Next After an Injury Crash?
A serious accident like the Government Road pedestrian accident may require a separate investigation.
Furthermore, a lawyer will make sure victims are adequately compensated.
“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,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals.
Moreover, seeking compensation for your injuries after a serious accident can be very stressful, and take up a lot of your time.
Reach out to Sweet Lawyers if you sustained injuries in an incident similar to the pedestrian crash on Government Road. When you work with us, you will receive personalized assistance, aggressive representation, and compassion throughout the process.