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Can I file a Michigan auto accident lawsuit if another driver makes an improper right turn and hits my car?

Yes you can file a Michigan auto accident lawsuit if another driver makes an improper right turn and hits your car.  In fact, under Michigan law, there are specific statutes that aide an accident victim when filing a Michigan auto accident lawsuit against the driver that makes an improper right turn and hits your car. These Michigan statutes include:

  • Failing to approach the said intersection for a right turn and failing to make a right turn as close as practicable to the right hand edge of the roadway, in violation of Mich. Comp. Laws Ann. §257.647.
  • Failing, before turning, from a direct line, to see that such movement could be made in safety, in violation of Mich. Comp. Laws Ann. §257.648.
  • Failing, before turning from a direct line, to give a signal of such intention to turn, in violation of Mich. Comp. Laws Ann. §257.648.

At the law firm of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. our experienced lawyers specialize in these types of cases and can help you and your family file a Michigan auto accident lawsuit if the other driver makes an improper right turn and hits your car.

In addition to these laws on speeding, our auto accident lawyers will use other claims for general negligence against the driver to file a Michigan lawsuit.  Call our office today at (800) 606-1717 if you or someone you know suffers injuries or was killed in an improper right turn car accident in Michigan.  Under Michigan law, you do have legal rights and should pursue them immediately so you do not lose your case.  Call now for your free consultation!

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