Grand Rapids car accident lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. are reporting on an auto accident that killed four people. Due to slippery road conditions, a car spun out of control and struck an oncoming van. In addition, two more victims were injured and hospitalized and remain in critical condition.
I am so sorry to hear about this tragic crash. My condolences go out to the families of the deceased victims and I hope the injured victims have a speedy recovery without any permanent damages.
It seems like no matter how often you drive on Michigan's icy winter roads, there are still times when you lose control despite driving with caution. In most cases, winter driving accidents typically result because of the lack of proper care. Our Grand Rapids car accident lawyers suggest winter driving safety tips that will help avoid getting into an accident these include: making sure your lights are working and cleared of snow, take time to warm up your car to clear the windows, increase your following distance, drive slow, pump your brakes if you are finding it hard to stop, and remember that bridges and ramps always freeze first.
Individuals injured in a winter car accident in Michigan do have legal rights and should contact the lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Our office will start working on your case immediately and begin gathering the witness statements and evidence to prove and win your case. Call today at (800) 606-1717 for your free consultation or simply submit this contact form and an experienced attorney will contact you shortly. We will answer all questions that you may have and explain your legal rights to you.