4 Injured in Crash on 5 Freeway Between Hasley Canyon and Newhall Ranch
CASTAIC, Los Angeles County (July 31, 2018) – Several people were injured Tuesday morning in a traffic collision on the Interstate 5 Freeway.
According to the Signal, a motorcycle and a black Lexus SUV collided on the southbound side of the interstate, between Hasley Canyon Road and Newhall Ranch Road. The impact reportedly forced the motorcycle to slam into the center divider of the freeway.
Paramedics with the Los Angeles County Fire Department arrived at the accident scene shortly after 10:55 a.m. and rendered aid to the parties involved.
Major Car and Motorcycle Accident Tuesday in Castaic
As per the article, two people were found to be trauma criteria patients which means paramedics have to follow guidelines for people with severe injuries. Furthermore, two other individuals sustained minor injuries as a result of the wreck. At this time, the names of the victims remained unknown.
The detectives handling the case continue to work to determine precisely how and why the crash happened.
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Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions in this accident. Was driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a contributing factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was a motorist involved negligent in any other way? We trust officials are looking into these and other factors in order to determine precisely what occurred here and why.
Depending on the results of the investigation, victim(s) may have the right to a personal injury claim and are potentially entitled to seek compensation for damages including hospital bills, future medical expenses, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an auto collision and you are seeking answers, contact our experienced Los Angeles County personal injury lawyers as we are here to provide you with the advice and the guidance that you may need following a sudden traumatic accident. Contact us today at 855-703-4186.
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