Manuel Hernandez, Martin Hernandez and Santiago Rodriguez Seriously Injured Cholame Y Crash
CHOLAME, San Luis Obispo County (April 6, 2018) – Six farmers were injured after a fatal traffic collision in the area of Cholame Y on Friday morning, according to The Tribune.
The accident occurred at the intersection of Highway 46 and Highway 41 about 5:56 a.m.
As per the article, California Highway Patrol said a Chevy Cruze traveling east on Highway 46 swerved into the westbound lane and collided with a Nissan Versa. The Chevy then struck a Toyota Sienna minivan head-on, while the Nissan spun counter clockwise into the eastbound lane and crashed into a Chevy pickup truck.
Cholame Y Fatal Crash at Highway 46 and Highway 41
The drivers of both the Cruze and the minivan were killed while the two occupants of the Versa were hospitalized following the crash.
CHP affirmed that the six farmers riding the minivan at the time were all injured upon impact. Four suffered major injuries while the other two sustained moderate injuries.
Among the seriously injured victims were 50-year-old Manuel Hernandez, 57-year-old Santiago Rodriguez, and 39-year-old Martin Hernandez. The three Tulare men were transported to Sierra Vista for treatment.
We offer our prayers and sincerest thoughts to all the parties involved and their families and friends during such a difficult time.
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Based on the news report, it is apparent that the driver of the Chevy Cruze will be held responsible for causing the crash that killed an innocent motorist and wounded several others involved. In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the injured people may be entitled to a personal injury claim pending the result of the investigation.
The victims not found responsible for the tragic collision may be entitled to a compensation for damages which include hospital bills, lost wages and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been a hurt in an auto accident and you believe another person it at fault, we encourage you to speak with our experienced personal injury lawyer to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and obtain the justice you deserve. Give us a call at 855-703-4186 for a free case consultation.
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