Major Injury Crash at Highway 68 and San Benancio Road
DATE OF COLLISION: Sunday, January 13th
January 13, 2019 – A multi-vehicle collision resulted in injuries Sunday afternoon at the intersection of Highway 68 and San Benancio Road, according to the California Highway Patrol group.
Multi-Vehicle Accident in Monterey Sunday
At precisely 12:04 p.m., the CHP logged an accident involving a motorcyclist, a blue Honda SUV, and a dark colored pickup.
Responding medical teams assessed all the parties found at the scene, and determined the crash left unknown number of victims suffering in major trauma. As per the dispatch, at least one person was transported to Natividad Medical Center for treatment. The name of the patient, and their condition at this time have not been disclosed thus far.
No other details have been yet released. The precise circumstances that led to the accident are still being investigated.
Personal Injury Lawyer
California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of all vehicles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators draw up a firm conclusion for what happened. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either vehicle, whether or not one of the drivers ran a red light 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, final resting positions of each vehicle, skid marks, and gouge marks.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the victim 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, and pain and suffering.
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