2 Injured After Truck Overturns on Mission Boulevard
FREMONT (August 3, 2018) – A traffic collision involving a dump truck occurred on Mission Boulevard Friday afternoon, according to the Mercury News.
At approximately 2:15 p.m. today, a truck overturned for unknown reasons on Mission Boulevard near the Interstate 680 Freeway. Officials said the dump truck crossed the center median, dumped gravel, and landed on top of a Ford sedan.
Car Pinned Under Truck After Fremont Accident
The Ford was reportedly crushed, and the driver suffered injuries as a result of the accident. The name of the victim, and their condition at this time remained unclear.
Meanwhile, authorities mentioned the truck operator was also harmed in the crash.
Responding crews immediately shut down the affected roads to give way to the investigation, and the clean up of the scene.
The detectives handling the case continue to investigate precisely what happened here and why.
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A forensic examination of the dump truck 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.
Depending on the results of the investigation, the victim may pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party. Traffic accident victims are entitled to seek recompense for medical expenses, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim in a traffic collision and you are seeking answers, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced personal injury 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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