Car Crash Thursday on 680 Freeway in Alamo
LOCATION: Alamo, Contra Cost County
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, October 18th
October 20, 2018 – A traffic collision occurred on the Interstate 680 Freeway in Tri-Valley, according to Patch News.
The accident took place at 8 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the highway.
As per the article, an unknown number of vehicles collided for unknown reasons on the part of the highway near Stone Valley Road.
The California Highway Patrol group reportedly responded to the crash site, but the names of the possible victims in the incident remained unknown. At this time, it is still being determine if there were serious injuries in the wreck.
At this time, the detectives handling the case continue to work to determine precisely what triggered the accident.
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California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of all vehicles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators draw up a firm conclusion for what happened. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either vehicle, whether or not one of the drivers ran a red light or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. 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, the victim(s) will be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the driver who caused the collision. Victims in similar cases have the right to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, lost future income due to work absence from injury.
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