Major Injury Crash at Madison and Hazel Avenues
LOCATION: East Sacramento
DATE OF COLLISION: Friday, November 9th
November 9, 2018 – Injuries were reported following a traffic collision in the area of Madison and Hazel avenues, according to the California Highway Patrol dispatch.
The accident was logged on Thursday at 4:38 p.m.
Auto VS Motorcycle Accident Friday in East Sacramento
Primary reports indicated a black motorcycle and a gold Toyota Camry were involved in the wreck. It was not immediately clear how the vehicles collided in the intersection.
Shortly after the incident, officials affirmed at least one person suffered major injury in the crash. The identity of the victim, and their condition at this time have not been disclosed thus far.
The detectives handling the case continue to investigate the precise circumstances that led to the collision.
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California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of both the black motorcycle and the gold Toyota Camry, 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, pain and suffering, lost future income due to work absence from injury.
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