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Can I sue a driver that ran a stop sign and caused a Michigan car accident?

Yes, you can sue driver that ran a stop sign and caused Michigan car accident. Running stop sign accidents are a common cause of serious injury because these crashes often take place at high speed.  Under Michigan statute, an injured auto accident victim can sue the negligent driver that ran the stop sign and caused the car accident.  These Michigan statutes include:

  • Failing to bring said vehicle to a stop in compliance with a stop sign which confronted the defendant at this intersection, in violation of Mich. Comp. Laws. Ann. §257.649.
  • Failing, before starting, to see that the said movement could be made in safety, in violation of Mich. Comp. Laws Ann. §257.649 and §257.646(6).
  • Failing to accord traffic on the through street the right-of-way, in violation of Mich. Comp. Laws. Ann. §257.649(7).

At the law firm of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. our experienced auto accident attorneys specialize in these types of cases and can help you and your family file a lawsuit against the negligent driver.  In addition to these laws on failing to stop at a stop sign, our auto accident lawyers will use other claims for general negligence against the driver to prove and win your running stop sign accident case. 

Call our office today at (800) 606-1717 if you or someone you know suffers injuries or was killed in a running stop sign accident inMichigan.  UnderMichiganlaw, you do have legal rights and should pursue them immediately so you do not lose your case.  Call now for your free consultation! Our expert Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. car accident lawyers will discuss your case with you and represent you under our No Fee Promise, which means no legal fees until we prove and win your case.

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