Lincoln, NE (June 8, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on Saturday evening left one person injured. On June 6, at approximately 2:40 p.m., the Lincoln Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Fremont Street.
Reports from police indicate that 69-year-old Elizabeth Cochran was traveling through the intersection of Fremont Street and North 56th Street in a gray 2019 Chevrolet Equinox when her vehicle collided with a gold 1995 Saturn SW1 station wagon.
The driver of the station wagon, who was identified as 56-year-old Fredrick Hesse, sustained disabling injuries and was rushed to Bryan LGH Medical Center West for treatment.
At this time, police are investigating.
Our thoughts are with Fredrick Hesse, his family, and everyone who was affected by this accident.
Car Accidents in Nebraska
Nebraskans are very familiar with the devastating impact of auto accidents. In fact, more than 1,000 people are hospitalized each year with injuries from collisions throughout the state. The majority of accidents are caused by distracted drivers sharing the road. Nearly 40% of accidents throughout the United States occur at intersections caused by drivers who run red lights or pass through stop signs. When victims are injured in accidents, it is crucial that they reach out to a car accident attorney in Nebraska as soon as possible.
Nebraska personal injury attorneys at Dyer Law PC strongly believe victims should never be forced to spend thoughts of dollars on the medical treatment they need as a result of another person’s actions. Our attorneys advocate on behalf of victims to help them 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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