An accident involving two vehicles injured a pedestrian Saturday afternoon, March 30, 2019. According to Fox28Media.com, “It happened on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and 44th street when two vehicles crashed, one spun away and hit a pedestrian trying to cross the street.” WJCL.com identifies the pedestrian as Felicia Jackson. “[Ms.] Jackson was taken to the hospital with serious injuries” according to the WJCL.com report.
The investigation is ongoing according to media reports.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this tragedy continue to develop, and depending on who is deemed to be at fault, Felicia Jackson may elect to file civil claims for her injuries. In addition, any other injured victim may elect to file civil claims for their injuries.
Based upon its experience and success handling pedestrian accident cases, The Murray Law Firm suggests that Felicia Jackson should retain an experienced personal injury firm to protect her interests and ensure an unbiased investigation. Photographs of the vehicles and roadways involved and a review of traffic surveillance footage will need to be performed immediately before any evidence is damaged or destroyed.
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