On Monday, September 15, 2014, an automobile accident occurred at the corner of West State Street and North Water Street when a minivan driven by a 48-year-old woman struck a City of Milwaukee Police Department (“MPD”) squad car. The collision occurred around 12:30 PM. According to authorities, the crash happened when the woman ran a red light on Water Street and hit the MPD squad car, which was being driven west on State Street by a 38-year old male MPD officer. Both drivers sustained minor injuries as a result of the accident.
The Wisconsin vehicle 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.