An ATV rider was seriously hurt in an accident in Florence Monday morning.
At approximately 10:30 a.m., 51-year-old Darrell B. Galbriath of Florence was traveling east on Florence Trail Road on a 2001 Polaris Sportsman 400 when he suddenly veered off the roadway and rolled over. Galbriath was thrown off the vehicle and sustained serious injuries. Emergency responders transported him to Capital Regional Hospital for treatment. Officials are investigating the incident and will release more info when appropriate.
Motorists are frequently injured in various road-related incidents with no obvious causes. Needless to say, establishing liability is an important aspect of responding to these cases. These things said, people who are injured in accidents involving some form of negligence are advised to consult personal injury experts so that any avenue available to them can be thoroughly explored.