On Tuesday, October 7, 2014, an automobile accident occurred when a tire flew off one car and then struck another car. The accident happened on Interstate 43 near Bender Road around 12:40 PM. According to the Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office, a car was traveling southbound on the freeway when a tire fell off the vehicle. The tire then crossed the freeway into the northbound lanes, and then struck the windshield of another car. Fortunately, the 61-year-old woman driving the northbound vehicle was not hit by the tire and suffered only minor injuries as a result of the accident.
The Wisconsin automobile accident lawyers of Samster, Konkel & Safran, S.C. seek to prevent vehicle accidents. In fact, we are involved in a campaign to end vehicle accidents caused by distracted driving, such as texting while driving. Blue thumb bands are available for drivers to show their pledge to not text and drive. Visit our office at 1110 North Old World Third Street, Suite 405, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53203, e-mail our office at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call our office at 414-224-0400 to get the thumb bands. Also, if you know of a school or group looking to have a distracted driving presentation provided, please contact us and one of our attorneys would be happy to provide a free presentation and thumb bands.