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Prince William Co., VA – Man Killed, Two Hurt in I-95 Crash at MM 160

Prince William Co., VA – Man Killed, Two Hurt in I-95 Crash at MM 160

Blaszkow Legal, PLLC July 10, 2024

Prince William Co., VA (July 10, 2024) – One man has died, and two additional people were injured as a result of the major motor vehicle accident that occurred on Tuesday morning, July 9. The Virginia State Police out of Prince William County were called to the scene of the accident just before 6:30 a.m.

According to preliminary investigations, an SUV was traveling northbound on Interstate 95 while utilizing the express lanes. As the vehicle pulled off onto the right shoulder of the roadway due to a potential mechanical issue, both the driver and the passenger exited onto the roadway. At the same time, a Ford F-150 pickup truck was traveling on the road and struck the passenger in the SUV near mile marker 160. The pedestrian died at the scene as a result of his injuries. The drivers of both vehicles were transported to area hospitals for emergency medical care. At this time, the state police are investigating the crash.

Prince William Co., VA – Man Killed, Two Hurt in I-95 Crash at MM 160Image provided by ABC7 website

We offer our sympathies to the family of the victim killed in this crash.

Fatal Auto Accidents in Virginia

Every year, Virginia witnesses the loss of hundreds of lives due to fatal accidents, and tragically, many of these incidents could have been prevented. Speeding drivers put themselves and others at risk of collisions, while impaired drivers may not have the judgment to drive safely. Furthermore, accidents caused by tailgating, failure to yield, and various acts of negligence compound the toll. These accidents can have a devastating impact on the families left behind.

Despite the regular occurrence of vehicle collisions in our state, it's impossible to prepare for the emotional and financial impact of a fatal crash on your family. Families often struggle to cope with the emotional upheaval that follows the sudden and unforeseen loss of a loved one. Additionally, they face significant financial burdens, including high medical expenses and funeral costs. Many families also experience a loss of income after the death of a loved one in an accident.

In the wake of a fatal collision, it is vital to seek guidance from a Prince William County wrongful death attorney. Your family may have legal options to seek financial compensation, and early assistance from a dedicated legal team increases the chances of gathering compelling evidence against the responsible party. Your attorney will work vigorously to negotiate fair compensation, ensuring your family has the economic support needed to navigate the aftermath.

At Blaszkow Legal, PLLC, we are dedicated to assisting our clients and delivering effective legal representation for their personal injury cases. Our experienced team recognizes the challenges that come with fatal accidents, and we are committed to safeguarding your rights and pursuing justice on your behalf. With a focus on providing exceptional services, we are here to support you through tough times. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal car crash, don't hesitate to contact us at 703-879-5910 for a complimentary consultation. Let us help you find a resolution that offers the compensation and closure you deserve.

Note: When creating these blog posts, our team of writers utilizes external sources, including local and state news sources, social media platforms, police accident incident reports, state police accident reports, and at times, eyewitness accounts. Please contact us immediately if you discover any incorrect information so that we can update the post with the most current, accurate information available.

Disclaimer: This post is not a business solicitation, and none of the information provided in this blog post should be interpreted as medical or legal advice. If you have been injured in an accident, seek immediate medical attention. This post's featured image was not captured at the actual accident scene.