Stoughton Car Accident Lawyer
Stoughton, Wisconsin is a small city about 20 miles southeast of Madison, and is considered part of the greater Madison Metro Area. With a population of 12,000 and a size of five square miles, it's a petite part of and an important economic contributor to Dane County. Stoughton is the home of the coffee break and is known for its proud Norwegian heritage. It’s generally a lovely place to live and work.
Highway 51, a major thoroughfare throughout Madison, runs through Stoughton. Stoughton’s portion of 51 has an overall crash rate twice as high as the state average for an urban highway. More specifically, the rate of nonfatal crashes is twice the state average and the fatal crash rate is seven times the state average.
Serious and Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash Attorneys in Stoughton
One accident on 51 involved a two-car crash, sending three to a local hospital and proving fatal for a fourth. Worse still, an accident at the intersection of 51 and Lake Kegonsa Road proved fatal for one and caused serious injuries for two others. A car going southbound on Lake Kegonsa Road lost control while negotiating a curve, crossed into the northbound lane and struck with another car and then a truck. The driver of the southbound car was pronounced dead at the scene.
Highway 12 has had notable traffic incidents, also. One fatal car crash involved a car colliding with a truck, resulting in the death of the car’s driver and serious injuries for the passenger. The truck driver also received injuries. Another accident around Stoughton involved a man getting struck by a car, pinning him between the car and his own truck. He was hospitalized for life-threatening injuries from the accident, required 29 surgeries, and now uses a prosthetic leg to walk.
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Warshafsky Law: The Car Crash Law Firm Stoughton Trusts
Insurance companies value your claim based upon the strength of your legal representation, not the severity of your injuries. An unskilled attorney or a lawyer unfamiliar with personal injury allows an insurance carrier to throw a low ball offer your way simply because they know they can. They are not threatened by inexperience or lack of tenacity. Insurance companies are, however, threatened by the premier Stoughton personal injury attorneys at Warshafsky Law. Our attorneys are the best vehicle accident attorneys in Madison and surrounding areas. We specialize in auto and motorcycle injury and have steadfast determination in winning for their clients. Insurance companies know this, and it is why they will not simply offer you a small settlement. They know our team of lawyers is ready to fight for every single dollar you deserve. We'll get you the most money possible, whether that comes from a fair priced settlement or a fight in court.
No Win/No Fee Personal Injury Lawyers
Whether you or a loved one isinjured in a Stoughton car accident, hiring an attorney should be done as soon as possible. Wisconsin has a statute of limitations on filing legal action against another party in a car accident. You have three years from the day of the accident to file a lawsuit against the responsible party. If a municipality like Stoughton is involved, that party must be notified of your plan to file within 120 of the accident before you do. Warshafsky Law is ready for trial the moment you hire us. We offer a free consultation when you call. Better still, our firm does not charge you a fee until you receive compensation. We do not believe in getting paid until you do first. We will get you justice and the money you deserve.
Report a Car Accident to the Stoughton Police Department
Stoughton Police Dept: 321 South 4th Street #1 Stoughton, WI 53589