Omaha, NE (August 20, 2020) – A motorcycle crash reported in the Omaha area on Thursday left one person injured. Just after 4:15 p.m., on August 20, the Omaha Police Department and firefighters were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on South 94th Street.
Reports provided by authorities show that a motorcycle and a pickup truck collided on South 94th Street at the intersection with I Street for unknown reasons. The crash resulted in serious injuries to the motorcycle rider. The 33-year-old male rider was transported to CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center – Bergan Mercy for treatment of serious injuries. At this time, the cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim, their family, and everyone affected by this accident.
Motorcycle Accidents in Nebraska
Each year, more than 200 people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across Nebraska. Riders on motorcycles are more likely to suffer fatal injuries in collisions due to the fact that they have very little protection during collisions. Additionally, 500 more are injured in motorcycle accidents across Nebraska each year. Riders are without adequate protection, which increases the likelihood of them sustaining critical injuries. Motorcyclists use minimum protection, which increases the chances of them sustaining life-altering injuries like broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and more. Most victims have to go through long-term treatments, like go to therapy and utilize medications. A fair share of victims sustain injuries so severe that they leave them permanently disabled. Although there are numerous treatment options available to help victims in the aftermath of motorcycle accidents, they come at a substantial cost for victims and their families. No one should have to pay for the negligence of another person. When victims are injured in accidents as a result of another driver’s actions, it is crucial that they reach out to a motorcycle accident attorney in Nebraska as soon as possible.
Nebraskan motorcycle accident attorneys at Dyer Law PC have decades of experience helping victims get the justice they deserve after being harmed by negligent and reckless motorists. Our attorneys provide trusted and effective legal representation for our clients to ensure they are in the best position possible to protect their legal rights and move forward. . After evaluating the long-term medical needs of injured victims, we will gather medical records and documents that indicate the anticipated costs and length of treatment to determine the financial burdens victims can expect to face for care. After reviewing both drivers’ insurance policies, we can determine the best approach to helping victims maximize their recoveries. Our team provides a variety of services for accident victims to ensure they have the strongest legal claims possible. We investigate claims for victims and aggressively negotiate full and fair settlements to ensure they have the financial resources available for funeral services and various other damages they face. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Nebraska at (402) 393-7529 to meet with our team to discuss legal options available for you.
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Disclaimer: As valued members of the Lincoln and Omaha communities, we at Dyer Law PC, have continuously strived to improve the quality of life and provide overall safety information for the people who live and work in Nebraska. We are always saddened to discover that a member of our community has been involved in one of the serious accidents which occur daily in Nebraska. We are hopeful that with a better understanding and awareness of these dangers, our fellow Nebraskans will take the necessary precautions to avoid these accidents. This post should not be viewed as a solicitation for business. The information provided should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. The pictures depicted in this post are not of the actual scene of the accident.