3 Injured in Apple Valley Crash on Rock Springs Road Thursday
APPLE VALLEY (July 19, 2018) – Three were hospitalized after a traffic collision along Rock Springs Road on Thursday afternoon, according to Victor Valley News.
The accident involving two vehicles was reported at 5:31 pm, about a quarter-mile west of Kiowa Road.
As per the article, California Highway Patrol said for an unknown reason a red Chevy Cavalier and a silver sedan collided on Rock Springs Road.
Apple Valley Fire Protection District officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and found that the male driver and female passenger were pinned inside the Chevy. The two were then extricated from the wreckage using the Jaws of Life.
Car Crash on Rock Springs Road Near Kiowa Road
The man was flown to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center while the woman was airlifted to Loma Linda University Medical Center for treatment.
The driver of the silver colored car was taken by ground ambulance to St. Mary’s Medical Center.
The names and condition of the parties involved at this time were not released. Rock Springs Road at Kiowa Road was forced to shut down following the crash.
Authorities are still investigating the cause of the incident.
San Bernardino County Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the liability in the crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Who had the right of way? Did any of the drivers involved show recklessness or negligence at some point?
Once the investigation process is over and it concludes that a motorist has been negligent and caused the injuries of other people, the injured and held not responsible for the collision will likely have a right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault person. The claim will include a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an auto accident and you believe another person is at fault, contact Johnson Attorneys Group to help you. Our experienced San Bernardino County personal injury lawyer will fight aggressively for your legal rights and bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.
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