When someone is hit by a car, a broad range of accident injuries can result. As seen in the Chicago pedestrian accidents discussed on this site, often these pedestrian accidents result in serious accident injuries. Some are life-threatening in nature, which often result in a fatality.
Among common injuries that result when someone is hit by a vehicle is broken bones, bruises, chest trauma and various types of head injuries, including concussions. Elman Law Group recently settled a pedestrian accident which resulted in a knee injury. This accident and resulting settlement is further discussed in the August 22 post titled “Elman Law Group Attains $775,000 Settlement In Chicago Pedestrian Accident Lawsuit.”