Several Injuries in 3-Car Collision
SOMIS (August 2, 2018)- According to the California Highway Patrol, an injurious collision was reported this morning at or near the intersection of Highway 118 and Aggen Road.
Authorities reported that at roughly 9:54 a.m., allegedly a white Dodge Ram, a black Mercedes C Class, and a white Toyota Corolla were involved in the accident.
The Ventura County Fire Department was notified as injuries were indeed confirmed to several of the involved motorists.
One motorist, in particular, had a significant laceration and was taken via ambulance to St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital located in Camarillo.
Details in regards to the cause of the crash itself were not provided within the dispatch report.
Authorities remained at the scene for at least an hour resulting in the closure of several traffic lanes during the interim.
Ventura County Personal Injury Attorney
A forensic examination of each vehicle, 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 Ventura County car accident lawyers today at 855-703-4186 and allow us to provide you with the advice and guidance needed.
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