On Wednesday January 11, a three-car accident occurred in Memphis left four people injured, including two children. The accident happened during the afternoon on Hickory Hill Road. investigators arrived at the scene to tend to the victims at 4:30 p.m. Officers from the Memphis Police Department responded to the accident site. They reported that two of the victims were in critical condition. One woman was taken to the Regional One hospital while a male victim with more minor injuries was transported to St. Francis. The two children were listed in critical condition and were taken to LeBonheur for treatment. The cause of the crash was not released due to the pending investigation. 

The incident is just one out of many personal injury accidents that lawyers regularly assist clients with. Car accidents are just a portion of personal injury accidents. No matter what kind of personal injury accident that you have been in, you can rely on a skilled lawyer with the qualifications and experience to help you recover compensation that you are entitled to receive. You should not hesitate to talk to a lawyer about your legal rights. You may be able to get much more compensation than you think. 


What A Personal Injury Lawyer Can Do

A lawyer will be able to provide you with various legal services if you have been injured in a personal injury accident. They can evaluate your case to see if it is valid, and explain what you can expect out of the case process. If you have any question about the case a lawyer will be able to answer them and give you information that you need to successfully navigate your case. If you experience any issues throughout your case, they will be there to fix the problem and resolve them before it gets worse. 


Examples of Personal Injury Cases

Personal injury cases are cases where a victim suffers one or more injuries due to the negligent actions of another person. If you have evidence that a person acted in a negligent manner that resulted in your harm or injury, you have the right to file a claim against them. Because personal injury cases can get complex, a lawyer at your side can help you get the case result that you want. Personal injury is a practice area that encompasses many different types of accidents, such as: 

  • Car accidents
  • Truck accidents 
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Bicycle accidents
  • Medical malpractice 
  • Wrongful death

Determining Your Case Value

Your case value will be determined by factors such as the cost of your medical bills, your lost earnings, the severity of your injuries, and the parties involved in your case. A lawyer must be able to prove that the elements of negligence are present in your case. They will see who is at fault so that you can take legal action against them. If you want to know more about your legal options, set up a consultation right away with an experienced personal injury lawyer like one from Darrell Castle & Associates that clients trust.