Elverta Road Head-on Collision
SACRAMENTO (July 18, 2018)- According to Fox 40 News, a major injury head-on collision was reported Wednesday on Elverta Road near Highway 99.
At roughly 5:45 a.m., a white van and a silver pickup truck collided leaving each driver who were the sole occupants in both vehicles with serious injuries.
Man Driving Van, Woman in Pickup Both Seriously Injured and Hospitalized
The report indicated that the driver of the truck was a woman. She was confirmed to have been knocked unconscious following impact and was quickly rushed to the emergency room for immediate medical care.
Meanwhile, the driver of the van was also badly hurt and rushed to a hospital.
Neither driver has been identified at this time.
According to police officials, it remains unclear whether drugs or alcohol played any role in this accident as the investigation is currently ongoing.
The staff members of Johnson Attorneys Group thoughts and prayers are with both injured victims along with their family and friends during such difficult times.
Sacramento Personal Injury Accident Attorney
A forensic examination of both vehicles, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine the cause of the accident. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, and whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either vehicle. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicles such as point of impact, final resting positions of each vehicle, skid marks, and gouge marks.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, victims involved in an accident and not found liable are entitled to personal injury lawsuit against the driver pending the results of the investigation. Injured victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills and pain and suffering.
If your loved one has been the victim injured in a car accident, contact our experienced Sacramento personal injury car accident lawyers today at 855-703-4186 and allow us to provide you with the advice and guidance needed.
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