Gretna, NE (June 17, 2020) – A serious motor vehicle accident involving a semi-truck left one person critically injured, according to reports. Just after 7:45 p.m., on June 15, emergency crews were called to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on Highway 31.
Reports show that a motorcycle was traveling through the intersection of Highway 31 and the Interstate 80 westbound ramp exit when the rider’s vehicle collided with a semi-truck as it was turning onto the highway.
The motorcyclist suffered serious injuries in the accident and was transported to a local hospital via medical helicopter. The driver of the semi-truck suffered undisclosed injuries as well and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims, their families, and everyone who was affected by this accident.
Truck Accidents in Nebraska
Truck accidents throughout the United States leave thousands of victims throughout the United States injured. These vehicles are significantly larger than others sharing the road, which drastically increases the risk of life-threatening injuries for victims involved in accidents. This is especially true in cases where victims are traveling on motorcycles. When people suffer injuries in truck accidents as a result of negligent drivers, it is crucial that they reach out to a truck accident attorney in Nebraska as soon as possible.
Nebraska personal injury attorneys at Dyer Law PC wholeheartedly believe that victims deserve to recover from their accidents. For this reason, our attorneys advocate on behalf of victims to ensure they collect full and fair compensation to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and other financial burdens they face. If you have been injured in an accident, as a result of another driver’s negligence, contact our law firm in Lincoln at (402) 393-7529 to meet with our team to discuss your case.
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