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17-Year-Old Injured in Multivehicle Accident in Franklin Township

October 7, 2011 – Franklin Township, Ind. – According to a report from Indy Star, a 17-year-old was injured in a multivehicle accident in Franklin Township on Monday afternoon, Sept. 26.

Police indicate that an unidentified 48-year-old man was behind the wheel of his Buick Park Avenue and traveling east on Stop 11 Road, when an unidentified 17-year-old driver of a Chevrolet Lumina pulled out in front of his car.

This resulted in a chain reaction collision, as the Lumina struck a school bus that had been stopped at an intersection. At the time no children were being dropped off and no injuries on the bus were reported.

However the 17-year-old driver was taken to Wishard Memorial Hospital with unknown injuries.

If you were injured in a multivehicle crash or any other type of car accident, then you could be entitled to compensation. You should consult with an Indiana injury attorney to learn what options are available and if you have a valid claim worth pursuing.

As a service to the residents of Indianapolis and the surrounding areas, our firm will frequently publish blogs about local traffic accidents. We do this to raise awareness about the common types of motor vehicle accidents that occur in Indiana that may result in serious injury or traffic fatalities.

Common accidents include, but are not limited to:

  • single-car accidents;
  • accidents caused by hazardous road conditions; and
  • accidents caused by aggressive driving or distracted drivers.

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