Multi-vehicle crash ensues on Tennessee highway | Bart Durham Injury Law

Multi-vehicle crash ensues on Tennessee highway

In accidents involving multiple vehicles, it is sometimes difficult to provide police with a clear account of what happened after the crash. One car clips another car, and then a third car tries to swerve out of the way and hits a fourth vehicle -- and pretty soon there are many vehicles involved and no one can provide a clear explanation as to how it all started. Nonetheless, it is important for everyone involved to remember as best they can all the details of the accident so fault can be assigned to guilty parties and victims can pursue compensation for the damages inflicted on them.

Traffic was backed up for nearly six hours on a Tennessee highway after an accident involving multiple vehicles took place. Heading west on an interstate highway, a car rear-ended another car after encountering slow traffic. An SUV then hit that car, causing it to spin around, and two additional vehicles were then dragged into the accident. One died as a result of the crash while two others were injured.

Car accidents comprise the majority of personal injury claims in the U.S. Sadly, they are all-too-common occurrences that can have devastating results for all involved. Because of how frequently these accidents occur, many victims are dragged into a car wreck through no fault of their own.

When another driver is at fault for an accident, a victim has a chance at receiving compensation by filing a personal injury claim. By successfully pushing such a claim through court, a victim can be awarded financial benefits for medical expenses, lost wages and other costs, giving them a shot at a fair recovery.

Source: News Channel 5, "Victim Of Deadly I-24 Crash Identified," Nov. 17, 2013

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Bart Durham Injury Law

You Deserve To Be Paid For What You've Gone Through

Our attorneys have more than 75 years of experience helping people like you.

Results For Our Clients

  • $3 Million Settlement - Passenger Hit By A Drunk Driver
  • $1 Million Judgment - Passenger Hit By A Drunk Driver
  • $1,450,000 Settlement - Passenger Hit By A Truck
More Client Results


  • "All of the staff members at Bart Durham Injury Law are very friendly and great to work with. They have open lines of communication with their clients, and respond in a timely manner. I trust them with my legal matters, and would advise anyone else in need of a lawyer to contact them first." - Julia Batson
  • "Bart Durham has a great team of people who are quick to respond and quick to help. The first time I met with them, they were kind and welcoming, and really listened to what I had to say. After my accident, I wasn't sure what to do, or how to get started. They took me through the process step by step, and got me the help I needed to continue on with my life. This is a friendly team with a dedication to helping people, and I'm so thankful for them!!" - Kara Davidson
More Testimonials