2 Injured in Car Crash on Highway 116 and Stony Point Road Thursday
COTATI (October 11, 2018) – Two were injured after a traffic collision in the area of Highway 116 and Stony Point Road on Thursday morning, according to The Press Democrat.
The accident was reported at around 6:44 a.m.
As per the article, California Highway Patrol said for an unknown reason a gray SUV and a blue sedan collided near the intersection of Highway 116 and Stony Point Road.
Rancho Adobe Fire Battalion officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to two people who were hurt as a result of the crash. The two patients reportedly sustained minor injuries upon impact.
It was not specified in the report whether the wounded parties were treated at the site or was taken to the hospital for further aid. Their names were not disclosed.
Meanwhile, the highway was closed following the wreck. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the incident.
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A forensic examination of the SUV and the sedan, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine which party ultimately caused the crash. Authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of each driver, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the cars, and whether or not one of the motorists involved was distracted or reckless at the time. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by both vehicles, such as point of impact, its final resting position, skid marks, and gouge marks.
Pending the result and findings of the investigation, the injured and not held responsible for causing the collision will possess the right to pursue a personal injury, seeking a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost income, property damage and pain and suffering.
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