The decedent survived the crash and was rushed to Botsford Hospital in Farmington, Michigan for emergency treatment. Unfortunately, her injuries were severe and she later died at the hospital. She was a student and was survived by three minor children.
We filed a fatal car accident lawsuit on behalf of the family for this tragic accident. The lawsuit seeks compensation for her accident related injuries as well as for the loss of society and companionship for her children and surviving family members. No trial date has been set by the court.
The number of car accidents in Detroit is extremely significant and the injuries from those accidents are often severe. The statistics were tallied by SEMCOG and are worth noting.
There were a total of 22,347 traffic accidents in the year of 2008. Of those traffic crashes, 6,681 were accidents in which an injury was occurred. Statistics show that in the city of Detroit, the largest number of car accidents occurred on Friday's, with a total of 3,637 accidents, followed by Saturday's (3,600) and Tuesday's (3,291) car accidents.
Between the hours of 3 p.m. and 6 pm, most auto accidents occurred (4,594) while the months of February and March proved to be the most dangerous months for driving, the most auto accidents occur in those months.
Call our office now at (800) 606-1717 if you or a family member suffers injuries or was wrongfully killed in a car accident to discuss your case. Our experienced Detroit car accident lawyers will start working on your case immediately, gathering all the evidence and witness statements to win your case.