On Monday afternoon, January 13, 2014, a pedestrian was crossing the street at the intersection of South 70th Street and West Greenfield Avenue when the pedestrian was struck by a vehicle. According to the West Allis Police Department, the vehicle was turning south onto 70th Street when it struck the pedestrian, who was taken to the hospital with injuries that are reportedly not life threatening. Authorities are investigating the incident.
The Wisconsin pedestrian accident lawyers of Samster, Konkel & Safran, S.C. seek to prevent automobile accidents, including accidents caused by distracted driving. In fact, we are involved in a campaign to end automobile 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 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.