5 Injured After Rollover Crash at 20th Avenue and Palm Drive
DESERT HOT SPRINGS (April 29, 2018) – Several people were injured in a traffic accident Friday afternoon at the intersection of 20th Avenue and Palm Drive.
According to ABC 7 News, two vehicles collided for unknown reasons in the area. First responders reportedly found two vehicles in the ditch, including one car which overturned as a result of the collision.
Car Accident Friday in Desert Hot Springs
Medical records indicated five people were hurt in the wreck. All the victims suffered what appeared to be minor injuries, officials said. At this time, the name of the patients have not been released thus far.
Authorities apparently closed the traffic lanes in the area following the accident to give way to the investigation. The precise cause of the crash is still being determined.
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A forensic examination of the two vehicles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the injury traffic collision. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role in the accident, whether or not any of the motorists was distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact. Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced Riverside County personal injury lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a sudden traumatic incident.
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