Injuries Reported in Mattawa Auto Accident on State Route 243
MATTAWA, WA (October 5, 2021) – Monday morning, Lynda Burts suffered serious injuries in a head-on crash on State Route 243.
The incident happened on State Route 243, north of Mattawa.
According to Trooper John Bryant, 62-year-old Lynda Burts of Wenatchee drove south in a Mazda CX-5. Then, she veered into the northbound lane and crashed with a Chevy Impala head-on. Afterward, a northbound Subaru Legacy hit her.
“Post-collision all northbound lanes were blocked. The Mazda stopped about 25 feet off of the southbound shoulder. Burts was severely injured.” said Bryant, “She was airlifted to Central Washington Hospital (CWH) and still remains there.”
A Life Flight transported Burts to CWH. Meanwhile, a driver sustained a minor injury while the other suffered no injuries.
At this time, the authorities continue to investigate the cause of the crash.
Meanwhile, the incident blocked State Route 243 for around four hours.
Road accidents can happen anytime, anywhere, and to anyone. One small driving mistake can lead to disastrous results. That is why it is important to drive defensively and to always abide by all driving laws. This way, you can ensure your safety and the safety of surrounding vehicles, motorists, and pedestrians.
What’s Next after Mattawa Crash
“A common misconception is that personal injury lawyers don’t care. That is simply not true. Injury lawyers care about and want justice for their clients. Also, we are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or a loved one has recently been involved in a similar crashon State Route 243, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. Our attorneys will guide you through every step of the way. Also, we are here to assure that you receive the justice and compensation that you deserve. Thus, call our offices today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a professional.