2 Drivers Hospitalized After Major Injury Head-on Crash
HESPERIA, Calif. (August 1, 2018) — Two drivers were hospitalized Tuesday night following a head-on collision on Caliente Road, just south of Ranchero Road, according to the Victor Valley News.
The collision was reported about 8 p.m. last night between a black Mercedes-Benz and a silver Kia sedan. A man who was driving the Kia suffered major injuries and was airlifted by the San Bernardino County’s Fire helicopter (H325) to a trauma center out of the area and a woman driving the Mercedes was also hospitalized locally with less severe injuries.
The two vehicles suffered major front-end damage in the collision.
Hesperia Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the crash and they reported that they found an opened bottle of liquor and a handgun inside a backpack in the Kia sedan.
It’s unknown if drugs or alcohol were factors.
Traffic Accident Investigation
At this time, it’s unknown who is responsible for this horrible crash. Police are reviewing evidence to determine fault and whether or not any citations should be made.
We extend our heartfelt prayers to both drivers in hopes of a full recovery.
If a negligent driver or another entity is at fault for a collision resulting in injuries to you or a loved one, there may be grounds for a personal injury or wrongful death claim. While this is always a personal decision, for many the financial losses associated with a traffic accident are significant.
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