Pittsfield, MA (July 8, 2018) – A woman was hurt Friday when she collided with another vehicle in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The woman, whose name has not been released, was operating a vehicle on Hubbard Avenue around 3:00 pm and attempting to make a turn out of a local business. The woman then collided with an Mazda SUV that was turning left across traffic.
The resulting impact of the collision left the woman with injuries. EMS responded to the crash and transported the woman to a local hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening, according to Officer David Hallas of the Pittsfield Police Department. The crash is still being investigated by local authorities. Delays were experienced on the scene until about 4:00 pm as police worked to clear away the wreckage from the crash.
Boston Injury Attorneys
A car accident can cause very serious and catastrophic results. Most victims of car accidents have no warning that the crash is about to occur and therefore have no time to avoid it or defend themselves from the full impact of the crash. Collisions often take place at full speeds, which results in the damage and destruction that we see with this type of crash. In many cases, drivers are usually fortunate if they can walk away from a car accident relatively unscathed. Often, a matter of inches can make the difference in a fatal crash and a less serious one.
After the crash, you will want to seek immediate medical treatment for your injuries and begin the process of focusing on your healing. Failure to see your doctor as soon as possible can jeopardize both your health as well as your personal injury claim. During this time, you should also seek the services of an experienced injury attorney who can help you manage your case and obtain the recovery that you deserve.
If you or a loved one have been seriously hurt in a Massachusetts car accident, you are no doubt feeling a sense of uncertainty about your future. You need an attorney who can help you start to put your life back together. At the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman, our attorneys can help. We offer free consultations to discuss your case. Give us a call today at 617-367-2900.
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