Minor Injury Crash on 80 Freeway at Cutting Boulevard
DATE OF COLLISION: Sunday, October 7th
October 7, 2018 – Several vehicles collided on the Interstate 80 Freeway Sunday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol log.
Multi-Vehicle Accident Sunday in Oakland
At approximately 10:48 a.m., a black Ducati and at least three other automobiles were reportedly involved in a wreck on the part of the freeway at Cutting Boulevard off-ramp. When medical personnel responded to the accident scene, they reportedly found the motorcycle rider downed on the ground. That man suffered what appeared to be minor injuries.
Furthermore, officials mentioned there were three children found at the crash site. The identities of the juveniles, and their conditions after the incident have not been disclosed thus far.
At this time, investigators handling the case continue to work to determine the precise circumstances that led to the mishap.
Personal Injury Lawyer
California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of the motorcycle and the other 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(s) 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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