An unidentified motorcyclist was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Old Jacksonville Highway on Tuesday, February 22, 2022.
According to preliminary reports, the motorcycle accident occurred on a Tuesday afternoon in the 5800 block of Old Jacksonville Highway.
The collision involved a four-door sedan and a motorcycle, according to initial reports.
According to the reports, the motorcycle was traveling south on Old Jacksonville Hwy. at a high rate of speed when the sedan, which was occupied by two people, turned out of the private drive in front of the motorcycle, causing the crash.
The motorcycle rider was rushed to UT Health in Tyler with major but non-life-threatening injuries when first responders arrived.
There are no other details available. The crash remains under investigation.
Two-Vehicle Crash Statistics
There are a lot more car accidents than you’d think in the United States. Approximately one car accident occurs every 60 seconds, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) (NHTSA). More than 5 million people are injured or killed in car accidents in the United States each year.
Largely due to its high proportion of registered drivers and public roads, Texas is the nation’s most populous state. It doesn’t really matter that the country’s busiest highway system is located here. A large number of car accidents take place in Texas every year because of this.
According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), there are an estimated 3,500 deaths and 246,000 injuries in Texas car accidents each year, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).
Injuries to soft tissues, such as lacerations and fractured ribs, as well as headaches and migraines, are common after a car accident.
Smith County Car Accident Lawyer for Injured Victims of Two-Vehicle Crash
Even if you don’t realize it, every driver is putting themselves at risk. Car accidents can happen at any time and are impossible to foresee. Many drivers aren’t paying attention to the road in the United States.
Car accident victims who are injured because of another driver’s carelessness may be entitled to compensation.
Those who are seriously injured in a car accident may face medical bills, excruciating pain, and months of unpaid wages. In the event of a personal injury, you will receive compensation for all of your financial needs.
Our Smith County car accident lawyers at Arash Law Texas will fight to get you the compensation you need and deserve for your injuries and losses. If you’ve been in a car accident, please contact us immediately so that we can assist you. For a free consultation with a personal injury attorney, call (888) 398-4017.