Car accidents are a leading cause of injury in the state of Washington. Getting in to a car crash can mean serious injury or can even lead to death. When the fog rolls in and the snow and rain fall, it is always best to slow down and drive defensively. Unfortunately, not everyone abides by these principles.
Being injured in a car accident is no laughing matter. It can bring pain and suffering, loss of wages due to recovery time and huge medical bills if injuries are severe. When a bicycle is involved in a car accident, the odds of walking away without an injury are not good. Being aware of your surroundings whether you are on a bicycle or in a vehicle is important.
A young child has become the fatal victim of a recent car crash in Washington. The wrong-way car accident also resulted in injuries to three others. A woman and two small children were in the car that was struck and the driver was the sole person in the other vehicle.