At Least 1 Injured in Hit-and-Run Accident on 880 Freeway
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, January 10th
January 10, 2019 – An alleged hit-and-run collision resulted in injury Thursday morning on the Interstate 880 Freeway, according to CBS News.
Multi-Vehicle Accident Thursday in Hayward
At approximately 10:30 a.m., a black BMW sedan struck a tanker truck on 880 Freeway near Winton Avenue. Then under unclear circumstances, a third vehicle got involved in the crash and rolled multiple times until it became stuck underneath the truck.
First responders found the driver of the grey sedan trapped in the wreckage. The motorist was briefly extricated before being transported to the hospital in unknown condition.
Authorities added the operator of the truck was unharmed in the accident.
Meanwhile, officials mentioned the driver of the BMW left the scene. No immediate information has been yet released on the hit-and-run suspect.
Further investigation on the case is underway.
Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, it is evident that involved driver of the BMW will be held responsible for causing the incident leaving the one person injured. Regardless of a drivers reasons, leaving the area following a crash is a serious crime and is punishable by law, especially if the collision critically hurt another individual.
The victim in this specific accident will have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the suspect. The claim will include a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
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