Our Michigan truck accident injury lawyers filed an Eastpointe Michigan car accident lawsuit against a negligent driver relating to a truck versus pedestrian accident. The accident occurred on 10 Mile Rd. and Lehner in the City of Eastpointe. Our client was pushing his friend’s disabled vehicle off of the roadway when a pick-up truck driven by the defendant struck his car. The defendant driver fled the scene and was later apprehended by Eastpointe police.
Our client suffered severe injuries to his knee and underwent two surgeries to reconstruct his knee ligament and meniscus. He was required to undergo physical therapy and has been unable to return to his employment. He has been unable to return to the ring where he was an accomplished MMA fighter and instructor.
The Eastpointe Michigan car accident lawsuit was filed in the Macomb County Circuit Court in Mt. Clemens, Michigan. The lawsuit seeks damages for pain and suffering and disability caused in the incident. No trial date has been set for the case.