3 Injured in Cathedral City Early Morning 3-Car Accident
CATHEDRAL CITY (June 1, 2018)– According to KESQ News, an injurious 3-car collision triggered by a driver who ran a red light occurred this morning at the I-10 west off-ramp and Bob Hope Drive.
California Highway Patrol officials responded to the accident at 6:30 a.m. involving a grey SUV, a green SUV, and a sedan.
Woman Runs Red Light Triggering Crash
Authorities determined that the driver of the sedan, a woman, blew through a red light while traveling southbound on Bob Hope drive hitting one of the SUVs making a turn onto I-10. The initial collision pushed the SUV hit into the second SUV also making a turn onto the freeway.
The aftermath of the wreck left all three drivers with unspecified injuries prompting the fire department and paramedics to arrive at the scene and transport each of the three parties to local area hospitals.
Traffic delays ensued at the intersection leaving the freeway on-ramp to I-10 closed off for nearly two hours while CHP investigated.
Riverside County Car Accident Injury Lawyer
Based on the information provided so far, the driver who ran the red light will be held responsible for causing the accident and liable for the injuries suffered by the other two drivers involved.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, those who suffered injuries following a collision and not found at fault will be entitled to filing a personal injury lawsuit against the responsible for this collision. Those not found liable may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, and lost future income.
If you or a loved one have been the victim of an auto collision, contact our Cathedral City and Riverside County personal injury law firm today and allow us to provide you with the advice and guidance necessary to get your life back on track. Call us today at 855-703-4186.
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