2-Car Crash on Pacific Coast Highway in El Segundo
EL SEGUNDO (July 17, 2018) – According to a local news source, a traffic collision occurred on Pacific Coast Highway Saturday afternoon.
Primary reports indicated a Honda and an Acura collided on the southbound lanes of the highway, for reasons still under investigation.
Shortly after 3:30 p.m., medical personnel arrived at the scene and attended to the parties involved. The conditions of the people involved in the accident were not immediately discussed.
Meanwhile, officials mentioned one automobile slammed into a power pole during the collision, but no resident lost power after the crash.
All southbound lanes of PCH and some northbound lanes were briefly shut down while emergency crews managed the scene. All lanes were reportedly reopened at about 5 p.m. The precise cause of the crash is still being determined.
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A forensic examination of the Honda and the Acura involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the accident. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist 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 involved in a traffic collision 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 Los Angeles County auto accident lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.
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