By Jim Hurley, Portsmouth, VA Personal Injury Lawyer
Of all of Hampton Roads’ bridges and tunnels, the Downtown Tunnel linking Portsmouth to Norfolk, saw the most crashes in June, 2013, according to a report in the Virginian-Pilot.
The report said in the busy summer months there were 19 crashes at the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel, 13 at the Monitor-Merrimac Bridge Tunnel and 51 at the Downtown Tunnel.
In July, there were 3.9 million crossings at the Downtown and Midtown Tunnels, an increase of more than 136,000 from July 2012.
The Portsmouth, VA personal injury law firm, Cooper Hurley, handles car, truck, and motorcycle injuries as well as accidents involving cyclists and pedestrians. John Cooper and Jim Hurley have an office in Norfolk and client meeting locations in Hampton and Virginia Beach. They have over 40 years of combined experience in handling auto injury accident claims. Attorney John Cooper has been named to Virginia “Super Lawyers” since 2010. Cooper Hurley represents people hurt in accidents in Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Suffolk, Hampton, Newport News and throughout VA.
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