Judah Eddy, 20, and 20-year-old female passenger suffer severe injuries after collision near the intersection of Vassar and Ormes roads in Tuscola County, Michigan
Judah Eddy stopped at a stop sign on a side road before continuing onward to cross Vassar Road. Eddy collided with a vehicle being driven north on Vassar Road by Jason Chernenko, 33. Judah Eddy and a 20-year-old female passenger were transported to the hospital with injuries that were reported as severe. Chernenko and his passenger, and 8-year-old child, were not hurt in the crash. The accident remains under investigation.
What you need to know after a serious Michigan car accident
When someone has been seriously injured in a car accident, they are often faced with unexpected medical costs, lost wages and other losses. Injuries can be permanent and medical treatment may be extensive. In the days, weeks, and months following a car crash, injured people and their families often struggle to manage day-to-day life and can be overwhelmed.
After a serious or fatal collision, it is important to quickly get the information necessary to make good decisions and begin moving toward recovery. Getting appropriate medical treatment is just one aspect of healing. Getting assistance in handling the insurance claim that will begin financial recovery is another.If the injuries are significant or if you have questions about what you should do, it is best to contact an experienced Michigan car accident attorney for a free, no-obligation consultation. Serious accidents are difficult to handle without the assistance of a lawyer who understands the process, knows how to negotiate with an insurance adjuster, and can obtain the highest possible settlement so that you can recover financially from the car accident. Learn more about car accident claims here.