Lincoln, NE – 8-Year-Old Child Injured in Crash on S 27th St
Lincoln, NE (May 18, 2020) – A two-vehicle collision sent one victim to a local hospital with injuries on Saturday. At around 7:48 p.m., on May 16, the Lincoln Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on South 27th Street.
Reports show that a silver 2003 Toyota RAV4, driven by 17-year-old Kelly J. Beer was traveling north along the roadway when it was struck by a white 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck, which was driven by 30-year-old Isaac R Johnson.
The impact of the collision caused the RAV 4 to spin around and leave the roadway, crash into a retaining wall and come to rest off the left side of the road.
An 8-year-old child inside the vehicle suffered injuries in the collision.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim, their family, and everyone who was affected by this accident.
Car Accidents in Nebraska
On average, more than 13,500 people are injured in motor vehicle collisions annually in Nebraska. When children are involved in automobile accidents, the chances of serious and life-altering injuries are greatly increased. When children are harmed in collisions as a result of another driver’s actions, it is crucial that their families reach out to a car accident attorney in Nebraska as soon as possible.
Our team at Dyer Law PC fights diligently to ensure the legal rights of victims are protected after being harmed in collisions due to the negligent actions of other drivers. Our personal injury attorneys in Nebraska review the evidence for each client to determine the best options available to help them get the justice and compensation they deserve for their accidents. Contact our law firm in Lincoln today at (402) 393-7529 to schedule a free case evaluation with our team to discuss legal options available for you.
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