Man Killed, 4 Injured in Jurupa Valley Accident at Limonite and Pacific Avenues
JURUPA VALLEY (September 15, 2018) – A fatal traffic collision occurred in the area of Limonite and Pacific avenues on Saturday morning, according to The Press Enterprise.
The accident took place at about 9:50 a.m.
As per the article, Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said for an unknown reason three vehicles collided near the intersection of Limonite and Pacific avenues.
Riverside County Fire Department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and confirmed that a man was killed as a result of the crash.
Juveniles Hurt in Crash at Limonite and Pacific Saturday
Four people, including three juveniles, were all transported to area hospitals by ground ambulance to be treated for minor injuries.
The names of the deceased and wounded victims have not been yet released. Meanwhile, Limonite Avenue was forced to shut down between Pacific and Avenida Juan Bautista for several hours following the wreck.
The cause of the incident remains under investigation.
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A forensic examination of the three vehicles, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine what exactly caused the tragic incident. Authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of each driver, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the cars, and whether or not one of the drivers involved was distracted or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicles, such as point of impact, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this collision, the surviving family of the deceased will be granted the right to pursue a wrongful death claim. Meanwhile, the injured and held not responsible for the crash will be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party.
Victims are entitled to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and lost future income, and loss of love and companionship.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim of an auto accident and you believe another person is at fault, we encourage you to call Johnson Attorneys Group to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Contact our experienced Riverside County wrongful death and personal injury lawyer today at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.