Woman and Child Victims in Car Crash on Highway 152 Near Volta Road
LOCATION: Los Banos
DATE OF COLLISION: Tuesday, September 18th
September 25, 2018 – A solo-car crash resulted in injuries Tuesday afternoon on Highway 152, according to Merced Sun-Star.
The accident happened on September 18 at about 3:35 p.m.
Primary reports indicated a 25-year-old Fresno man was driving eastbound on Highway 152, just west of Volta Road, with a 26-year-old woman and a 1-year-old girl. For reasons still under investigation, the driver allowed the car to drift into the center median.
Major Injury Rollover Crash Tuesday in Los Banos
As per the article, the driver apparently over-corrected to the right, sending the car into a field as it rolled several times.
Officials said the female passenger suffered injuries as a result of the crash. The woman was reportedly airlifted to Doctors Medical Center in Modesto for treatment of major trauma including lacerations.
Meanwhile, no immediate information was released on the condition of the child following the accident. The relationship of the parties involved have not been disclosed thus far.
Detectives handling the case continue to investigate at this time what precisely triggered the crash.
Personal Injury Lawyer
Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions in this accident. Was driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a contributing factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was a motorist involved negligent in any other way? We trust officials are looking into these and other factors in order to determine precisely what occurred here and why.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the female passenger and the family members of the 1-year-old girl involved will be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the driver who caused the collision. Personal injury victims have the right to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, lost future future income due to work absence from injury.
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