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Bowling Green, KY – Injuries Reported in Two-Vehicle Crash on Louisville Rd Near Bristow Elementary School 

Mike Breen Sept. 14, 2022

Bowling Green, KY (September 14, 2022) – A crash involving two vehicles took place in the Bowling Green area early Wednesday morning that resulted in injuries. Just before 7:45 a.m., on September 14, the Bowling Green Police Department responded to the scene of a crash on Louisville Road. 

Reports from the police show that a red pickup truck and a black sedan collided on Louisville Road in the area near the Bristow Elementary school. The impact of the crash caused the black sedan to go off the roadway and come to rest in a ditch. The pickup truck suffered front-end damage due to the collision. The black sedan suffered more widespread damage to the vehicle. 

At least one person involved in the crash was transported to a local hospital. They were provided further medical treatment for the injuries they suffered. 

The Bowling Green Police Department is investigating the crash at this time. 

Our thoughts are with those who suffered injuries due to this accident. 

Car Accidents in Kentucky 

Car accidents are one of the leading causes of personal injury in Kentucky. If you've been involved in a car accident, you may be wondering what your next steps should be. One of the most important things you can do is to consult with a qualified car accident lawyer who can help you understand your rights and options under Kentucky law. 

There are many different factors that can contribute to a car accident, but some of the most common include: 

  • Distracted driving: Distracted driving is one of the main factors of car accidents in Kentucky. Taking your eyes off the road, even for a moment, can have catastrophic consequences. If you were involved in an accident with a distracted driver, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. 

  • Drunk driving: Drunk driving can make it incredibly difficult for drivers to maintain safe control of their vehicles. If you were injured by a drunk driver, you may be able to pursue punitive damages against the driver in addition to compensation for your losses. 

  • Defective auto parts: In some cases, car accidents are caused by defective auto parts. If this was the case in your accident, you may have a product liability claim against the manufacturer of the defective part. 

  • Speeding: This is one of the most common causes of car accidents. Driving too fast for conditions is often a factor, as is simply driving over the posted speed limit. 

  • Weather conditions: Bad weather can make driving conditions more difficult and increase the risk of an accident. It is important to slow down and be extra cautious when driving in bad weather. 

If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident in Kentucky, it is important to know your rights and options. You may be entitled to compensation for your injuries, damages, and losses. A car accident lawyer in Bowling Green can help you navigate the legal process and fight for the compensation you deserve. 

At the law firm of Mike Breen Attorney at Law, PSC, our Bowling Green car accident lawyers have decades of experience handling these types of cases. We know how to build a strong case and get our clients the best possible outcome. If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident, contact us today for a free consultation at (270) 355-7264 to get started. 

Note: Our writers used secondary sources to create this post. These sources include but are not limited to state and local police reports, news stories, and various other media sources. Our team has not independently verified all of the facts pertaining to this accident. If there is any information that is incorrect, please contact Mike Breen Attorney at Law, PSC right away so we can make the correction to the post.  

Disclaimer: This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is meant to be legal or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical assistance as soon as possible. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident site.