Published Online: 1 July 1973
Page Count: 1
Chief medical examiner, Wayne County, Michigan
The forensic pathologist can, no doubt, contribute immensely to the reconstruction of a fatal motor vehicle accident by carefully evaluating the victim's injuries. This aspect is commonly overlooked. In most cases, autopsy reports of highway fatalities fail to correlate injuries with known mechanisms and merely list the injuries and establish the cause of death.
Paper ID: JFS10454J