Shelby, TN – Injuries Sustained in Multi-Vehicle Injury Accident on I-40Tennessee Legal News
Shelby, TN (February 13, 2021) – Paramedics local law enforcement officers responded to the scene of a multi-vehicle accident on Saturday, February 13th.
Initial reports show that the accident took place in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 at about 7:15 p.m.
The number of injured victims and the extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.
The area of the accident was shut down while crash investigators and emergency medical services worked to medically assess and aid those involved and administer the appropriate medical care.
This accident is under investigation by local law enforcement.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Shelby
Roughly 40% of all automobile collision in Tennessee result in some type of personal injury. It is not uncommon for victims of these accidents to suffer injuries that initially appear to be minor at best, causing the victim to forego medical attention. Even injuries that seem insignificant, such as the onset of whiplash, can quickly evolve into something much more serious.
An estimated 10% of vehicle collision victims who are eventually diagnosed with whiplash originally thought they had managed to escape harm during their incident until they started noticing symptoms that were serious enough to interrupt their lives.
If you or someone you love was injured in a car accident, the Tennessee car accident attorneys at Fox & Farmer are here to help. We have the skill and determination that you need in your corner to receive the full sum of the monetary recovery to which Tennessee state law entitles you.
With a thorough and up-to-date knowledge of the state’s judicial system, our experienced car accident attorneys know how to the right way to construct a profitable Tennessee personal injury claim. We have worked hard to earn our esteemed reputation as one of the foremost law firms in the area and are proud of the valuable legal experience we have gained during the course of our careers.
If you were recently injured by the carelessness of another driver, then we firmly recommend that you meet with a dedicated personal injury attorney by calling (865) 531-9400 and booking an appointment for a free assessment of your Tennessee car accident claim and guidance on the next legal steps you should take based on your circumstances.
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Disclaimers: Fox & Farmer Attorneys at Law has been a family firm since 1987. We have worked very hard throughout the decades to help people who have been injured in serious accidents. We hope that by writing these posts that we will bring awareness to the dangers of driving in and around Knoxville and the Tri-Cities area. We want to remind our fellow community members to slow down and use caution when operating a motor vehicle so they will avoid being involved in a serious accident. This news post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. Any information provided should not be considered legal or medical advice. The picture used in this post was not taken at the accident scene.