One person was injured on Thursday when a driver went down the wrong side of Commonwealth Avenue near Fenway and sideswiped between 5 and 10 cars, according to the Boston Globe. Citizens detained the driver until police arrived. A spokesperson for the Boston Police Department said that she was not sure if the driver was arrested. The accident is still being investigated.
Car crashes can involve very serious injuries, and the resulting medical costs can considerably exceed Personal Injury Protection insurance and the coverage that your own medical insurance provides.
Persons injured in crashes could be entitled to compensation from any and all negligent parties. To determine who the negligent parties may be, the best approach is to investigate the scene, retain car accident and medical experts, and examine all of the evidence. Therefore, it is important to call a personal injury attorney right away.
Altman & Altman LLP represents men, women and children who have been injured in car accidents. We have negotiated millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts for our clients. If you or someone you know has been injured in a car crash because of the negligence of another person, call us today at 617. 492.3000 or 800.481.6199 (toll free), or contact us online for a free consultation.
The Boston Globe: Wrong-way driver sideswipes cars on Commonwealth Ave.