Early morning crash kills one in Kentucky

When accidents occur, they are seldom victimless. Whether those involved suffer minor scrapes or life-changing injuries, the result is often costly medical bills, lasting distress and even complex legal processes. While some seek answers and justice for the incident, others simply fight to come to terms with what has happened. Sadly, accidents like this happen every day in the United States, and Kentucky is no exception.

One such event happened in the early hours of the morning in Johnson County. The crash occurred when an SUV allegedly drifted into the wrong lane, tragically colliding with a coal truck. The truck driver escaped without injuries, but sadly the SUV driver was killed in the crash.

While it is fortunate that no one else was injured in this crash, this incident, like so many others, still claimed a life. In the wake of such an event, the loved ones of the deceased may be searching for answers or wondering where to turn. Bills may be stacking up and dependents may be under duress beyond just their grief. One accident can have a terrible ripple effect.

Unfortunately, crashes like this are not uncommon and every year families are left grieving the loss of their loved ones. It can be hard to know what to do when you are struck by such a tragedy, but you do not have to go through it alone. An attorney may be able to suggest some steps you can take both to seek justice for your loved one?s injuries and remuneration for their loss.

Source: WSAZ, "UPDATE: One Dead in Crash on US 23, Name Released," April 8, 2015

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