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Cherokee County, AL – Two-Vehicle Crash on AL-35 Leaves One Hurt

Cherokee County, AL (September 6, 2023) – The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency confirmed that one person was transported to a local hospital with injuries following a car crash that occurred in Cherokee County on Monday.

At around 4:35 p.m. on September 4, calls for help were received regarding an automobile accident on Alabama Highway 35.

Reports from ALEA show that a female from Lindale, Georgia, was driving a 2006 Honda Accord when her vehicle became involved in a crash with a 2021 Chevrolet Colorado. The woman was not injured in the crash. The driver of the Chevrolet, a man from Calhoun, Georgia, suffered no injuries.

A female passenger who was riding in the Honda was injured.

The Alabama State Troopers are investigating the crash.

We hope the injured victim is able to recover quickly.

Car Accidents in Alabama

Car accidents are one of the most common causes of injuries in Alabama. Each year, thousands of people are transported to area medical centers for care after suffering injuries and automobile collisions. There are countless instances where people are left with injuries due to accidents that are completely preventable. Some of the leading factors in car crashes across our state include:

  • Improper Lane Changes: Failing to signal or check blind spots when changing lanes can lead to side-swipe accidents.

  • Poor Road Conditions: Broken or damaged roadways can lead to serious accidents. This can include uneven road surfaces and potholes. There are also many instances where car crashes take place as a result of road signs that are placed improperly.

  • Failure to Yield Right of Way: Ignoring the right of way rules at intersections or when merging onto highways can result in collisions.

The unfortunate truth is that these and other acts of negligence continue to cause preventable accidents every day in our state. If you have been hurt as a result of a car crash due to the negligent or careless actions of another driver, you may be able to take legal action. It is crucial that you seek help from a Cherokee County car accident lawyer right away. Your attorney will be able to help you seek the maximum compensation possible for the losses and damages that you face.

At Cockrell, Cockrell, Ritchey & Ritchey LLP, we are committed to providing high-quality legal services to our clients. We recognize that pursuing a personal injury case can be stressful and intimidating, and we strive to make the process as smooth as possible for our clients. Our skilled attorneys have extensive experience handling these cases and understand what it takes to get you the compensation you deserve. If you have been harmed as a result of a car crash that was caused by the careless actions of another motorist, reach out to our Alabama personal injury law firm today by calling 205-349-2009. Our lawyers can meet with you for a free consultation to get started on helping you protect your rights.

Notes: Our writers relied on secondary sources to create this article. Our staff has not independently verified all of the circumstances surrounding this accident; therefore, if you find any incorrect information, please contact Cockrell, Cockrell, Ritchey & Ritchey, LLP immediately so that we can update the post to reflect the most accurate information available. The post may be deleted upon request.

Disclaimer: This post's content is not intended to serve as legal or medical advice. The image used in this post was not taken at the described accident scene. This post is not intended as a business solicitation.


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