Boston, MA (July 14, 2018) – An accident on Washington Street had Boston police busy Wednesday morning. The call was received by police just after 8:00 am and referenced an accident with injuries occurring in the area. As officers arrived, they confirmed the details of the call as they discovered a car accident with personal injuries.
Officers quickly blocked the area in an around the crash. They began an investigation and took statements from witnesses while attempting to determine a cause for the collision. As of this time, officers have not publicly released a statement regarding a cause of the crash. The crash is still under investigation by the BPD. The extent of injuries is not known at this time.
As police were working the accident scene, traffic slowed in the area around Washington Street. Motorists had to be temporarily re-routed around the crash and some delays were reported in the area while the investigation remained active. Traffic returned to normal after officers cleared the scene.
Boston Accident Attorney
This car accident on Washington Street reminds us that we are at risk every time we step into a vehicle. Car accidents are often a matter or being in the wrong place at the wrong time for an innocent crash victim. Ultimately, our safety on the roadways depends not only the decisions that we make, but also on the decisions of other drivers. If another driver chooses to drive dangerously or reckless it puts everyone else on the road at risk.
In most car accident cases, there is a clear case of negligence against the driver who caused the collision. A person who fails to take reasonable car for the safety of others can be considered legally negligent. Where negligence leads to serious injuries, a legal claim can and should be brought against the responsible parties. In this accident, the police investigation remains ongoing. The Boston Police Department will consider many factors in its effort to determine who caused the crash.
Personal injury claims are extremely complicated. Before you take any steps to pursue legal action against a person who may be responsible for your injuries, it is imperative that you contact an attorney experienced in these matters. At the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman, we know how to serious accident claims to ensure that your legal rights are protected. Please call us today at 617-367-2900 for a free consultation.
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