6 Injured in 5-Car Collision
DATE OF COLLISION: Wednesday, January 2nd
January 3, 2018- According to East County Today, a 5-car crash was reported yesterday afternoon at the crossing of the Pittsburg-Antioch Highway and Loveridge Road.
The accident occurred at roughly 2:01 p.m. triggering the dispatch and eventual arrival of the Pittsburg Fire Department.
A total of six motorists suffered injuries. Three of the six were taken by ambulance to a local area hospital.
No details were discussed in regards to the cause of the accident itself as the intersection was closed off for at least an hour following the crash.
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Based on this news report, it remains unclear what happened as the investigation is currently ongoing. Authorities will look into other factors such as whether or not any of the involved drivers were under the influence of alcohol or drugs? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was the driver negligent in any other way? We trust officials are looking into these and other factors in order to determine precisely what occurred here to help figure out liability.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, those injured in an auto accident and not held at fault are entitled to personal injury lawsuit against any given negligent motorist. Injured accident victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills and pain and suffering.
If you or a loved one have been involved in a traffic accident and are looking for answers on what steps to take, contact our Contra Costa County personal injury accident lawyers today at 855-703-4186 and let us assist you and your family in a time of need.
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