• 24/7 Emergency Hotline for Injury Victims Only Call 1-877-345-0541/1-905-564-5953
Blog
View Related Topics

Multi-vehicle crash results in 1 death and several injuries

A multi-vehicle crash that occurred in Mississauga, Ontario, on March 31st resulted in injuries to six people. One other individual, a 63-year-old man, was pronounced dead on the scene. The crash took place on Highway 403 near Winston Churchill Boulevard.

The accident occurred early in the morning, with emergency crews called in at about 6:15 a.m. According to reports, the incident began as a small minor crash. Another vehicle allegedly then crashed into the initial vehicles involved, as well as the tow truck. It came to involve at least four vehicles, according to sources. The exact cause of the crash was still under investigation, but snow may have been a factor.

A total of six ambulances arrived at the scene. Five of the injured individuals were transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. The other refused transport and was reported to have sustained minor injuries. The accident shut down the westbound lanes of the highway for nearly five hours.

While the cause of the incident in this case is not known, in a similar situation, the fault could lie on one or multiple drivers, a vehicle manufacturer, or a number of other entities. In such a case, the court would determine the degree of fault of each contributing party, and each party found at fault would be liable for covering damages that occurred as a result of the crash. Someone involved in a similar crash may need the assistance of an experienced lawyer. A lawyer could help to predict if their client held partial responsibility for the crash and could help determine if they would be eligible to seek compensation for their injuries.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish a lawyer-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

24/7 Emergency Hotline for Injury Victims Only

1-877-345-0541


1-905-564-5953

Leave Us A Review

Our Offices

TORONTO OFFICE
3280 Danforth Avenue
Toronto, ON M1L 1C3

Toll Free: 877-345-0541
Map & Directions

MISSISSAUGA HEAD OFFICE
5100 Dixie Road
Mississauga, ON L4W 1C9

Toll Free: 877-345-0541
Mississauga Law Office Map

HAMILTON OFFICE
948 Main Street East
Hamilton, ON L8M 1M8

Toll Free: 877-345-0541
Map & Directions

Stay Connected With Alam Law