St. Peter man injured in three car crash on Highway 22 near Kasota

According to The Mankato Free Press on July 16th, James L. Burg, of St. Peter, was injured when his pickup was rear-ended by a northbound Ford driven by Sheldon Walters of Mapleton.  Mr. Burg's pickup was pushed into a semi stopped in front of him waiting to make a left hand turn.


Minnesota drivers have a responsibility to drive carefully.  Unfortunately, many drivers do not drive with the care required of such a potentially dangerous activity.  Many drivers think they can multi-task and still remain sufficiently focused; a misconception that often has tragic consequences.


It is important to seek immediate assistance from an attorney who specializes in motor vehicle crashes if you or someone you know has been injured or killed in a crash.  Time is often critical in documenting and preserving critical evidence.  Experienced personal injury attorneys can provide advice and guidance on how to pursue such claims and take immediate action to protect the rights of injured people and their families.  The personal injury lawyers  at Maschka, Riedy & Ries are adept at analyzing all potential sources of liability and recovery for their injured clients and represent clients throughout Minnesota.


Source: The Mankato Free Press, "Accident on Highway 22 North closes lanes" No author given, July 16, 2014