STOLEN CAR CAUSES PHOENIX CRASH: 4 INJURED
Four people were injured, one seriously, Saturday morning following a two-car collision involving a 16-year-old driver who was believed to have been speeding. The 16 year old driver of the stolen vehicle also appeared to be impaired by alcohol. The crash occurred at 91st Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road. The crash is under police investigation.
The FBI’s National Crime Information Center recently released the 2011 report identifying the most stolen vehicles for 2011.The 1994 Honda Accord and 1998 Honda Civic were the most-stolen vehicles in 2011.
NICB’s most-stolen list is below.
1. 1994 Honda Accord
2. 1998 Honda Civic
3. 2006 Ford Pickup (full size)
4. 1991 Toyota Camry
5. 2000 Dodge Caravan
6. 1994 Acura Integra
7. 1999 Chevrolet Pickup (full size)
8. 2004 Dodge Pickup (full size)
9. 2002 Ford Explorer
10. 1994 Nissan Sentra
It is essential for an injured party to understand their legal rights in the wake of an accident, particularly in accidents resulting from negligent driving combine with illegal actions on behalf of another party. Police are usually called to the scene of an accident. In these situations the police are required to make an accident report, which may even include a diagram of where the cars and/or pedestrians were at the time of the accident. The initial police report will also include the on-scene officer’s initial impressions of the cause of the accident and charges brought against involved drivers.
Anyone involved in a car crash with a stolen vehicle faces a multitude of legal challenges. An experienced personal injury attorney can help promptly investigate the crash and protect an injured person’s legal rights. Fast retention of a skilled car accident lawyer can help avoid the legal pitfalls that occur when one of the vehicles involved in the collision was stolen. Stolen vehicles can also mean that the injured person will face significant insurance coverage questions. A stolen vehicle may not be insured. A skilled accident lawyer can locate insurance coverage to compensate the injured party for medical bills and time missed from work.
Oracle Law Group has experienced personal injury lawyers that can help find insurance coverage for you if you have been injured by a vehicle that has been stolen. Call the Oracle Law Group today for a free consultation, if you or your loved one has been injured by a stolen vehicle.