2 Injured in Lake Elsinore Accident at Highway 74 and Riverside Street
LAKE ELSINORE (July 7, 2018) – A major injury collision occurred in the area of Highway 74 and Riverside Street on Saturday morning, according to Riverside County Fire Department.
The accident took place at around 6:36 a.m.
A statement released online by the Riverside County Fire Department / Cal Fire said for an unknown reason two vehicles collided at the intersection of Highway 74 and Riverside Street. Both cars sustained major damage upon impact.
Car Accident on Highway 74 at Riverside Street Saturday
Firefighters along with the paramedics responded to the scene and extricated an occupant who was found pinned inside one of the vehicles involved.
A total of two people were hurt as a result of the wreck. One patient was taken by ground ambulance to an area hospital with serious injuries while the other was treated at the crash site for minor wounds.
The names and condition of the two parties have not been yet released. Meanwhile, authorities are still investigating the cause of the incident.
Riverside County Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the liability in the crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Who had the right of way? Did any of the drivers involved show recklessness or negligence at some point?
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this accident, the injured and not held responsible for causing the collision will possess the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party.
The claim will include the compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost income, property damage and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, contact our experienced Riverside County personal injury lawyer to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and fight aggressively for your legal rights. Give us a call for a free case consultation at 855-703-4186.
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