The reports are in and it looks like the midweek Fourth of July turned out to be a very safe one. Usually, it is one of the deadliest days on Minnesota roads, instead this year saw everyone getting home alive. As Kare11 reported past Fourths have not been as safe:
During the same travel periods from 2009 to 2011, there were 21 traffic deaths and 1,536 DWI arrests. The DPS says 14 of those deaths were a result of alcohol-impaired crashes.
This is great news and certainly will need to be reviewed for any information on why it was safe.
With any death in a Minnesota motor vehicle collision, there are a number of issues that will need to be reviewed. My partner, Joe Crumley, addressed this topic in a recent article for the Minnesota Lawyers Trial magazine and I was interviewed last year on the same topic
A founding partner with Bradshaw & Bryant, Mike Bryant has always fought to find justice for his clients—knowing that legal troubles, both personal injury and criminal, can be devastating for a family. Voted a Top 40 Personal Injury "Super Lawyer" multiple years, Mr. Bryant has also been voted one of the Top 100 Minnesota "Super Lawyers" four times.