Yes you can file a Michigan auto accident lawsuit if another driver makes an improper left 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 made the improper left turn, hit your car, and caused you injury. These Michigan statutes include:
- Failing to yield the right-of-way to the vehicle of the Plaintiff approaching from the opposite direction, in violation of Mich. Comp. Laws Ann. §257.650.
- 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 left turn.
In addition to these laws on improper left turns, 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 left turn car accident inMichigan. 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!