SCIOTO COUNTY, OHIO (December 13, 2016) – An adult and a child were badly injured after an accident on Tuesday involving a tractor trailer, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened on State Route 74 in West Portsmouth, near the split with 104. A vehicle and a tractor trailer collided for unknown reasons, resulting in serious injuries.
The adult in the vehicle had to be extricated by emergency crews responding to the scene, and both the adult and the child were rushed to a hospital. The child is reportedly in stable condition, and the condition of the adult involved in the accident is unknown. The driver of the semi-truck was uninjured in the accident, and the investigation is ongoing.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law, a personal injury law firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.