Norfolk, VA Car Accident Injury Lawyer Report – Man Seriously Injured In Norfolk Wreck
A driver suffered serious injuries when he was ejected from a car in a Norfolk, VA wreck that also sent a police officer for hospital treatment.
As experienced Norfolk car accident injury lawyers we are relieved the police officer who was hit was released from a local hospital after he was treated for minor injuries.
According to WVEC.com this accident with injuries occurred at the intersection of Chesapeake Blvd. and Fisherman’s Road in Norfolk, VA on April 20, 2012.
According to police, officers approached a car nearby that had come to a stop. When the officers approached, the driver sped off, hitting one of the police officers. The officer was treated and later released from a local hospital.
The driver of the Lexus who was involved in the crash had been driving erratically according to witnesses.
WVEC.com reported he struck a curb and hit another car, causing minor injuries to an elderly woman. The driver of the Lexus was then ejected from his car. According to witnesses he traveled at least 40 feet and flipped a number of times while in the air. His injuries are described as serious.
Our experienced Norfolk car wreck attorneys are sad to report this is the second serious car crash to occur in Norfolk in as many days.
Alcohol was apparently linked to a fatal crash in which the driver of a van was killed on I-64 near Norview Avenue in Norfolk, VA on April 19.
These two incidents in Norfolk reveal once again how erratic and dangerous driving can kill and maim. An experienced Norfolk injury lawyer can help with a claim against a DUI driver or a reckless driver.