Michigan Car Accident Kills Prominent Man

Michigan Car Accident Kills Prominent Man

by / Thursday, 14 August 2014 / Published in Accident News
Firefighters using jaws of life to cut through car

Jack Hood of Valparaiso, Michigan, was killed in a car accident that occurred at 1 p.m. on Tuesday. According to the police department, Mr. Hood was found paralyzed and without consciousness when they arrived at the scene. He died later that day. The accident occurred near LaPorte County Road 300 North when a person pulled out of the gas station forcing Hood to T-bone their car. The drivers in the other automobile were not injured.

Jack Hood is a successful Michigan business man. He owned 2 restaurants under the name Kelsey’s Steak and Seafood, one in Valparaiso and one in Portage, he owned a newspaper delivery company that operated in 38 states, and he also owned hundreds of horses. This was a man who gave back to community and had given jobs to hundreds of people.

It is an unfortunate loss. Goodwin & Scieszka’s heart goes out to anyone in mourning over Jack Hood’s tragic death.

As a Michigan car accident law firm, we have seen hundreds of severe and fatal crashes, and there is one thing that always is the same, pain and suffering. Very seldom is no one injured. Goodwin & Scieszka would like to remind all Michigan drivers to use the utmost care while driving. Remember to keep your cell phones down and your eyes on the road. Most accidents arise out of one of the parties being distracted. Eliminating distractions greatly decreases your chances of being injured in an accident.

Remember, if you’ve been involved in any type of Michigan car accident, our law firm is here for you. Cars, motorcycles, trucks and more. You may be entitled to financial compensation and our team of lawyers can help you. Call our firm today.

Did you know that every two seconds in America someone is injured or disabled in a traffic accident? Sometimes the injuries are obvious and life-threatening. Other times, even serious symptoms may not become apparent until much later. If you’ve been injured and need a traffic accident lawyer, contact our firm immediately. We have the resources that you need to get the recovery that you deserve.

The legal road is bumpy for those who try to fight alone. Call today.