5 Injured in Riverside Accident at Jackson and Audrey
RIVERSIDE (June 4, 2018) – A major injury collision occurred in the area of Jackson Street and Audrey Avenue on Sunday afternoon, June 3, according to The Press Enterprise.
The accident was reported at around 1:17 p.m.
As per the article, Riverside Fire Department said for an unknown reason two vehicles collided at the intersection of Jackson Street and Audrey Avenue. One of the cars involved slammed into a palm tree following the crash.
Car Accident at Jackson Street and Audrey Avenue
Firefighters along with the paramedics responded to the scene and confirmed to have extricated at least one person who was trapped in the wreckage. A total of five parties were injured as a result of the incident.
Four people in their 20s riding the vehicle that struck a tree suffered critical injuries and were all taken to area hospitals for treatment. All four were reportedly not wearing seat belts at the time of the wreck.
An occupant from the other car was treated for minor injuries at the crash site. The names and condition of all the patients were not immediately released.
Authorities are still investigating the cause of the collision.
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 motorists 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 believe another person is at fault, contact our experienced Riverside County personal injury lawyer to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.