When a car crash occurs in the state of Montana, the driver who did not cause the crash may be eligible to seek compensation. However, they must be able to prove to either their insurance company or the responsible driver's insurance company that they did not cause the accident. There are several pieces of information that may help strengthen the injured person's case.
Local news agencies report that a two-vehicle head-on collision in Kalispell at around 11:45 a.m. on Nov. 18 left both drivers with various injuries. Firefighters extricated both parties from their vehicles, and ambulances transported them to Kalispell Regional Medical Center with injuries of a non-life threatening-nature.
On Aug. 2, the Montana Highway Patrol responded to a 5-car accident that happened on Highway 287 close to the community of Cameron in western Montana. It was around 5:40 p.m. when two northbound vehicles slowed down to make a left-hand turn into Cameron. The second vehicle was rear-ended by a third, and as it spun out of control, it moved into southbound traffic colliding with a Jeep towing a travel trailer. Wreckage from the crash impacted a fifth vehicle.
One man was killed in a two-car accident that occurred approximately 100 miles northwest of Bozeman on June 14. The accident happened at 1:40 a.m. on the northbound side of Interstate 15 close to Montana City. According to investigators, the collision happened because a car was stopped on the highway. Montana Highway Patrol suspects that alcohol contributed to the crash.
A fatal car accident in Montana left one woman dead and a man injured recently. The afternoon incident happened at an intersection near Bozeman.
Sharing the road with intoxicated drivers can be dangerous and result in accident-related injuries. A person who has experienced property damage or physical harm from the poor choices of another driver may feel frustrated and desire justice. Recently, a pickup truck purportedly operated by an intoxicated man left a path of accident-related injuries as he collided with a number of other vehicles and plowed into a Montana home.