1 Hurt in Spokane Pedestrian Crash on North Division Street
SPOKANE, WA (October 2, 2020) – Thursday morning, a pedestrian suffered injuries in an accident on North Division Street in Spokane.
According to reports, an initial head-on crash happened about 9:40 a.m. The incident led to the partial closure of the North Division Street and West Francis Avenue intersection. However, after an hour, a vehicle struck a pedestrian in the partially closed intersection.
The pedestrian was trying to cross the street when an oncoming vehicle approached and hit him/her. As a result, the pedestrian sustained minor injuries.
“Traffic investigators are here using their 3D scan and looking at evidence that was left behind,” Officer John O’Brien said.
At around 2:30 p.m., the intersection has reopened.
Meanwhile, O’Brien urges drivers to be alert when passing accidents, construction, or closures.
As pedestrians, it is crucial to stay vigilant on the streets. Furthermore, it is important to follow traffic laws just the same to avoid accidents that can lead to injuries.
Suffering a Personal Injury in the Crash on North Division Street
In the pedestrian accident on North Division Street, the victim must become aware of their legal rights. Moreover, there may be a right to file a lawsuit.
Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney, says, “The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery. At the same time, securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.”
If you or a family member has sustained injuries in a similar incident, turn to us. Sweet Lawyers are here for you. We will ensure you acquire the highest settlement needed to cover the costs an accident has caused. Moreover, our attorneys will guide you through every step of the way. We’re here to make sure you receive the justice and compensation your family deserves. Allow us to handle the legalities, while you focus on recovering. Additionally, we do not require any silly “retainer” fees. To schedule a free consultation, call today at (800) 674 7852 and speak to an experienced legal professional.