6 Hurt in Pittsburg 2-Car Accident
LOCATION: Pittsburg, Contra Costa County
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, May 31st
June 1, 2018- According to East County Today, Pittsburg police officials responded to a two-vehicle at California Avenue and Harbor Street.
The accident took place at precisely 4:09 p.m. involving two undisclosed vehicles.
A total of seven ambulances were called to the scene where paramedics treated and help transport a total of six motorists each suffering from minor to serious injuries, per the East County Today.
Four others also complained of pain but declined to be taken to a medical center for assessment.
No details have been provided in regards to the series of events that took place leading up to the accident as the Pittsburg Police Department handles the investigation.
Pittsburg Personal Injury Car Accident Lawyer
A thorough investigation will ensue for this crash, however, as photos that were taken of the scene and compiled evidence will help investigators determine the ultimate cause of the collision. Police officials will examine all potential factors including speed, the possible involvement of alcohol or drugs, or whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the vehicle. 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, those who suffered injuries following a collision may be entitled file a personal injury lawsuit against the driver responsible for this collision. Those not found liable may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, and lost future income.
If you or a loved one have been the victim of an auto collision, contact our Contra Costa County personal injury law firm today and allow us to provide you with the advice and guidance necessary to get your life back on track. Call us today at 855-703-4186.
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