1 Hurt in Monroe Motorcycle Accident on US 2 and Lewis Street
MONROE, WA (January 28, 2021) – Tuesday afternoon, a police officer suffered injuries in a DUI crash on US 2 and Lewis Street.
According to reports, at 3:18 p.m., a Subaru station wagon rear-ended the police motorcycle. The incident happened on US 2 and Lewis Street, the Monroe Police Department revealed.
Afterward, an ambulance transported the officer to EvergreenHealth Monroe with non-life-threatening injuries.
The authorities noted that the hospital is located a mile east of the crash scene.
Meanwhile, the Washington State Patrol arrested the 35-year-old Subaru driver from Monroe, for investigation of DUI.
Furthermore, the crash briefly blocked traffic in both directions. Also, authorities detoured the eastbound traffic during the investigation.
When driving, it’s important to follow the posted speed limit and to yield to other drivers during uncertain driving situations.
We may not always know what other drivers are thinking. However, if we approach situations with care, we’ll have a likelier chance of averting a collision.
Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney After an Injury Crash
Thousands of people across Washington suffer injuries in traffic accidents every year. Thus, it is worthy to know what to do if you get involved in a motor vehicle accident.
The most helpful step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Furthermore, personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
“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. Moreover, we are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers.
If you’ve been in a motorcycle accident, you might have suffered minor to major injuries. While you rest and recover, Sweet Lawyers will ensure you and your family obtain the highest settlement to cover these medical costs and more. Also, if you are forced to miss work, lost wages only exacerbate financial pressure, so turn to us. Our firm has demonstrated proven results repeatedly. To schedule a free consultation concerning your case, call (800) 674 7852. Moreover, our team is here for you and your family during this difficult time in your lives. You are not alone, let us guide you through the next steps.