Our Michigan bicycle accident lawyer settles Macomb County lawsuit on behalf of a bicyclist injured in a Clinton Township car accident. Our client, the injured bicyclist sustained loss of consciousness, fracture cervical spine at the c-2 level, injury to bilateral shoulders, weakness in right arm, multiple bruises and abrasions due to the bike-car collision. He had surgical repair of the cervical spine fracture and shoulder injury.
Our client was hit while riding his bike. The defendant in the lawsuit was the negligent driver who hit him. Defendant continued driving with the bike under her car. The driver did not know what happened and fortunately there were two independent eye-witnesses have provided statements to the police. The driver was ticketed.
The lawsuit settled for insurance policy limits. Bicyclists injured in a Michigan car accident do have legal rights. Often times they can file a claim for Michigan no-fault insurance benefits which will cover damages for lost wages, medical expenses, and household chores.
If you or a loved one was hit on bike by a car in Michigan, call our top rated Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. attorneys now to discuss your case. Our bicycle accident lawyers have significant experience in representing victims of bike-car accidents and have obtained sizeable settlements for our injured Michigan clients. We can do the same for you. Call now at (800) 606-1717.