Woman Injured in Patrol Vehicle Crash on Highway 101
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, September 20th
September 20, 2018 – A traffic collision involving a patrol vehicle occurred on Highway 101 Thursday morning, according to Ventura County Star.
At approximately 8 a.m., a Ventura County sheriff’s deputy driving his agency sport utility vehicle crashed into the rear of a sedan in the northbound side of the highway.
Minor Injury Car Accident Thursday in Camarillo
Medical records indicated paramedics rendered aid to one female occupant in the sedan. As per the article, the woman was provided treatment for what appeared to be minor injuries.
Meanwhile, officials mentioned the deputy was unharmed in the wreck. Preliminary investigation revealed the deputy was reaching for his radio when the collision happened.
The detectives handling the case continue to work to determine the precise circumstances that led to the accident.
Ventura County Personal Injury Lawyer
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.
Pending results of investigation, the victim in this specific accident may have the right to a personal injury claim, seeking compensation for damages including medical expenses, pain and suffering, and loss of future income due to work absence from injury.
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