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Family Saved from Burning SUV

Posted on July 22, 2009 8:21 am under Car Accidents

A family was recently rescued from a burning vehicle following an accident in a Milwaukee suburb.

The accident took place when the driver of the vehicle, the mother in the family, lost control of the vehicle after falling asleep behind the wheel. The SUV lost control, overturned in the middle of the road. Trapped inside of the vehicle were a mother and two young children.

The vehicle then caught fire with the passengers inside. Witnesses to the accident and residents of the area rushed to the scene to provide aid. The witnesses turned to heroes after they were able to free the three occupants of the vehicle. The individuals were taken to the hospital for treatment and young boy had serious burns that will take several months to heal.

If you or someone you know has been involved in an accident, contact the Milwaukee personal injury attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® at (414) 271-0900.