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Minneapolis, MN, Woman Hospitalized After a Hit and Run Accident

Hit-and-run accidents can be traumatic on multiple levels. Firstly, they cause a lot of physical damage to those involved. Secondly, they come with the additional trauma of not knowing who the accident was caused by as well as not getting the closure and information required to obtain the compensation they deserve for their unexpected losses.

A very recent hit-and-run accident resulted in a woman being transported to the hospital overnight with catastrophic injuries in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (1) Officers found the woman on the ground and believe that she was standing alone when she was struck by the passing vehicle. The driver did not bother to stop and check on the woman, and when caught will be charged for a hit and run which will leave them with a criminal record and will result in them having to pay significant penalties for the harm they caused.

The police department as well as forensic scientists processed the scene and gathered evidence regarding the accident so they can try and track down the driver who acted so negligently. The exact condition of the victim was not revealed, but injuries were sustained. The driver who conducted the hit-and-runs will be liable for compensating the victim as soon as they are caught, and they will also have to face the wrath of the law for failing to stop at the accident site and help the victim to the best of their ability.

Anyone who is involved in a hit-and-run accident should make sure they are getting in touch with a lawyer without delay, so they get proper assistance for their case and they get the justice they truly deserve.

Why Are Hit and Run Accidents Taken So Seriously by The Law in Minneapolis, MN?

The law takes hit-and-run accidents seriously because of their moral implications and the level of harm they cause. Having good moral character is an important part of being a resident of the United States, and drivers who do not care about the damage they cause to those around them are not fulfilling this basic requirement.

The law also hammers down on drivers who conduct a hit and run because they tried to escape accountability, and had they not been caught the victim would have been left to deal with their losses and damages on their own without any help from the guilty party.

Those involved in a hit-and-run should reach out to a car accident lawyer at the Law Offices of Martin Montilino, LLC as soon as possible.

Reach them at:

THE LAW OFFICE OF MARTIN T. MONTILINO, LLC

3109 Hennepin Avenue South

Minneapolis, MN 55408

Phone: (612) 236-1320

Email: [email protected]

References:

  1. https://www.cbsnews.com/minnesota/news/woman-seriously-injured-in-hit-and-run-crash-in-south-minneapolis/

 

 

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