2 Injured in Huntington Beach Accident on Pacific Coast Highway
HUNTINGTON BEACH (April 2, 2018) – Two were hospitalized after a traffic collision in the area of Pacific Coast Highway and Newland Street Sunday evening, according to The Orange County Register.
The accident was reported on April 1 at 7:38 p.m.
As per the article, Huntington Beach police said four vehicles were involved in the wreck which occurred at the intersection of Pacific Coast Highway and Newland Street.
Huntington Beach Car Accident on Highway 1 and Newland Street
The driver of a Hyundai Sonata was believed to have caused the incident. The motorist allegedly tried to flee toward the beach, but was caught and arrested by the officials.
That person and another patient was taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries. Police did not mention why the driver of the Sonata attempted to leave the crash site.
The collision is still under investigation.
Orange County Personal Injury Lawyer
Authorities are still investigating the incident and several factors are being probed to identify the liability in the incident. Was driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did speeding or distracted driving play a role? Was the driver of the Sonata negligent or reckless at some point? Why did that motorist attempt to flee following the incident?
Once the investigation process is over and it proves that a party has been negligent and prompted the crash, the victim will be entitled to personal injury lawsuit seeking a compensation for hospital bills, future medical expenses, lost wages and pain and suffering.
If you, or a loved one, have been the injured in an auto accident and you believe another person is at fault, contact our experienced Orange County personal injury lawyers today at 855-703-4186 and we will help you. Johnson Attorneys Group will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Call us for a free consultation.
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