Guthrie Co, IA – EMTs Called to Two-Vehicle Injury Collision on I-80
Guthrie Co, IA (May 24, 2021) – On Thursday, May 20, there were confirmed injuries resulting from a car crash in Guthrie County.
The incident was reported by local authorities that night at around 5:15 p.m. According to the Guthrie County Sheriff’s Office, two vehicles were reportedly involved in the accident. At least one person suffered undisclosed injuries in the crash.
Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene to provide aid to the injured parties. The crash victims were transported to a nearby hospital for the treatment of sustained injuries. The extent and number of resulting injuries have not been revealed at this time.
Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the impact.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Iowa Car Accidents
Vehicle collisions are a pervasive issue across the United States, and more than 3 million people are injured in over 6.1 million car crashes each year. Hundreds of Iowa state residents are killed annually in auto accidents. In 2019, there were 336 confirmed fatalities involving car crashes in the state. Many of these deadly collisions involve reckless behaviors such as speeding and driver distraction.
The steps you take in the moments following a vehicle collision can greatly impact your ability to seek compensation through a personal injury claim. One of the first things to do after obtaining medical treatment is to get in touch with an experienced Iowa car crash attorney. Legal representation is just a phone call away. Over the past four decades, Lombardi Law Firm has helped settle or file thousands of cases. Our team of Iowa personal injury attorneys has a reputation for fighting for the reward our clients deserve.
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