Goodman – Teen Passenger Injured in Truck Accident

A teen motorist was injured in a crash in Goodman Wednesday evening.

The incident occurred on Highway B around eight miles west of the city center. At 6:40 p.m., a pickup truck traveling west left the road and crashed. The driver, 17-year-old Sarah E. Phillips of Goodman was relatively unhurt, but her 16-year-old passenger sustained injuries and was taken to the hospital. Authorities have not discovered any evidence suggesting other vehicles were involved in the crash. The incident is under investigation. Officials are expected to release more info, including the identity of the victim, when appropriate.

Road incidents resulting in injuries or deaths can cause long-term or debilitating effects on victims or their families. With this in mind, consulting personal injury/accident counsel can be beneficial as they can inform aggrieved parties of the various legal options they can pursue to cope and eventually find closure.