3 Seriously Injured in Car Accident at Kitching and Cactus
MORENO VALLEY (June 8, 2018) – A major injury collision occurred in the area of Kitching Street and Cactus Avenue on Thursday, according to Riverside County Fire Department.
The accident was reported at 11:06 a.m.
A statement released online by the Riverside County Fire Department / CalFire said for an unknown reason two vehicles collided at the intersection of Kitching Street and Cactus Avenue.
Car Accident at Kitching Street and Cactus Avenue
Firefighters along with the paramedics responded to the scene and extricated at least one person who was trapped in one of the cars involved. A total of three people were hurt and then taken by ground ambulances to hospitals for treatment.
Two victims suffered serious injuries while the third patient sustained moderate injuries. Their names and condition at this time were not 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 bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.