2 Seriously Injured in Coachella Crash on Highway 86 Tuesday
COACHELLA (July 10, 2018) – Two were seriously injured after a traffic collision in the area of Highway 86 and Avenue 50 on Tuesday night, according to KESQ News.
The accident was reported at 9:31 p.m.
As per the article, Riverside County Fire Department / Cal Fire said at least one vehicle crashed on Highway 86 and Avenue 50.
Car Crash on Highway 86 and Avenue 50 in Coachella
Firefighters along with the paramedics responded to the scene and found one person pinned inside the car as a result of the crash. The occupant was reportedly extricated from the wreckage using the Jaws of Life.
A total of two people were transported to the hospital for treatment. One patient suffered major injuries while the other sustained moderate injuries.
The names and condition of the parties involved were not immediately released. Meanwhile, authorities are still investigating what exactly prompted the incident.
Riverside County Personal Injury Lawyer
A forensic examination of the vehicle(s) involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine the cause of the collision. Authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of the driver, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there was any mechanical issue with the car, and whether or not the motorist was distracted or reckless at the time of the crash. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicle such as point of impact, its final resting position, skid marks, and gouge marks.
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this crash, the injured and held not responsible for causing the incident will possess the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault person.
The claim will include the compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost income, property damage and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been hurt in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, contact our experienced Riverside County personal injury lawyer to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.