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Michigan Wrong-Way Accidents

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Auto Accidents

A man in Newport, Michigan was killed after a wrong-way collision with another motor vehicle traveling on Interstate 280. One man was driving south in the northbound lane of I-280 after he started traveling the wrong direction on the road and was struck head-on by another vehicle. After the collision, both motor vehicles came to rest in […]

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Michigan Pedestrian Killed In Crossing Accident

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Auto Accidents

At the beginning of 2018, a pedestrian was killed in an accident in Hayes Township in Clare County. The accident occurred when the pedestrian was walking across a street and struck by a vehicle. Fortunately, a second pedestrian who was crossing the road at the time was not injured in the accident. The pedestrian was pronounced dead […]

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Defective Road Conditions In Michigan

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Auto Accidents

Well-constructed roadways are an important element of driving. When roads fall below accepted standards, there is a significant risk of people being injured. Recently, a motorist was knocked unconscious after a piece of concrete came off of Highway 969 and crashed through the driver’s windshield. The woman was taken to a nearby hospital with critical injuries, but […]

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Common Types of Bus Accidents In Michigan

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Auto Accidents

A serious accident recently occurred in the Kalamazoo area. A bus was moving at a green light when another motor vehicle struck the bus head on. Fortunately, a Kalamazoo Public Safety Officer was stopped at the intersection and able to help people out of the vehicle. Four of the involved individuals were taken to the hospital. The […]

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Common Causes of Pile-Up Accidents In Michigan

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Auto Accidents

At the end of April in Livingston County, two people were killed and a third person was seriously injured in a multiple vehicle accident involving a semi truck. One of the fatalities occurred when a vehicle crashed underneath the semi truck. The second fatality occurred when a motorist was rear-ended by the semi truck. The […]

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Common Causes of Moped Accidents

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Auto Accidents

Two students in Michigan were recently involved in an accident involving a motor vehicle and moped. The accident occurred while the two moped riders were stopped at an intersection. A vehicle collided with the students, who were riding mopeds, causing both students to be sent to the hospital. One of the women received a serious […]

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Amish Buggy Accidents In Michigan

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Auto Accidents

In central Michigan and 45 miles northeast of Grand Rapids, three children were recently killed while six others were seriously injured when a motor vehicle operator collided with a horse-drawn buggy. At the time that the accident occurred, nine individuals were riding inside of the buggy. These nine individuals were injured, while the truck’s operator was […]

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Accidents Involving Joggers

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Auto Accidents

Law enforcement in Fruitport Township is in the process of investigating a fatal accident that recently occurred in the area. The accident occurred when an 18-year-old motor vehicle operator lost control of her vehicle and collided with a 39-year-old woman who was jogging on the shoulder of the road. The jogger, however, has not yet been […]

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Skid Steer Loader Injury Claims

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Workers Compensation - Latest News

Skid steer loaders are a type of compact tractor that have a bucket placed on the front to move objects. Individuals use front loaders to move piles of dirt, gravel, or sand. Some of the features of skid steer loaders include wheels that can turn in tight spaces. Diesel engines are used to power skid […]

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The Role Of Insurance In Falling Tree Accidents

Posted on behalf of Jay Trucks Law on September 19, 2018 in Personal Injury - Latest News

In some cases, damage to a motor vehicle is covered under an individual’s auto insurance policy or the insurance coverage of the property owner from which the tree fell. In the event that damage is not covered by either of these types of insurance, there are several other parties that can be found potentially liable […]

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