A car accident occurred on Thursday June 21, 2012 in Boston before 2 pm. The crash occurred at Albany and Herald streets in the South End, resulting in an overturned taxi. Two people suffered injuries and were transported to the hospital.
If you are involved in a car accident, and your condition allows, contact 911 for police and medical help. Once everyone is out of danger, you or someone on your behalf should begin writing down and/or photographing as much information as possible. Information of particular importance includes: (1) Names, driver’s license numbers, contact information (at least home address and phone number) and insurance information of all drivers; (2) information about any witnesses that observed the accident, including names and contact information for all passengers, pedestrians, and witnesses; (3) precise location, date, and time of the accident; (4) a detailed description of the accident (information such as which direction, at what speed, weather, road conditions, physical and mental conditions, and injuries); and (5) identify all police and rescue personnel at the scene, including towns, ambulance companies, and, if possible, names and identity information for individuals.
If you or a family member have suffered significant personal injuries as the result of a car accident and would like to speak with an experienced personal injury attorney at Swartz & Swartz, P.C., please contact us. You can call us at (617) 742-1900, or if you are outside the Boston area, call toll-free at 1-800-545-3732. We are here to answer your questions and discuss how to protect your legal rights.