Omaha, NE (April 17, 2020) – On April 17, at around 8:10 a.m., emergency crews were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Blair High Road.
Reports from police show that a semi-truck collided with a traffic pole at the intersection with Blair High Road and Highway 36 due to heavy fog conditions. The impact of the collision caused the pole to fall down on top of the semi-truck and a light-colored Chevy SUV.
One person involved in this crash suffered traumatic injuries. The victim was rushed to CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center – Bergan Mercy for treatment via Bennington Medic.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim, their family, and everyone who was affected by this accident.
Truck Accidents in Nebraska
Motor vehicle accidents throughout Nebraska leave more than 10,000 people injured each year. Accidents involving semi-trucks are more likely to result in life-threatening injuries due to the size and weight of these vehicles. Victims involved in truck accidents are at an increased risk of suffering traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord damages, and other life-threatening injuries that require extensive medical treatment. When victims are harmed in accidents, through no fault of their own, it is crucial that they reach out to a truck accident attorney in Nebraska as soon as possible.
Our Nebraska personal injury attorneys at Dyer Law PC provide individualized legal representation to victims across the state. We understand the challenges victims face after devastating truck accidents, which is why we work so hard to ensure they get the justice and compensation they deserve after life-altering accidents. If you were injured in a truck accident, due to the negligence of another driver sharing the road, contact our Omaha injury accident attorneys at (402) 393-7529 to explore legal options available for you.
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