At Least 2 Injured in Crash on Highway 50 at Howe Avenue
SACRAMENTO (July 20, 2018) – Two people were injured in a traffic collision on Highway 50 at Howe Avenue early Friday, according to the California Highway Patrol group.
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Primary reports indicated an unidentified person was seen walking on the highway around 1:03 a.m. That person was reportedly struck by a vehicle and was downed on the right-hand shoulder of the freeway, where they were hit by multiple other cars.
At 1:18 a.m., the CHP logged two people were found lying on the ground in the area of Highway 50 and Howe Avenue. Authorities believed the two parties were motorcycle riders. As per the dispatch, both people were taken provided treatment for unknown extent of injuries.
At this time, it is still unclear if the two motorcyclists were together, or involved separate collisions. Investigators handling the case continue to determine several factors in the incident.
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A forensic examination of the motorcycles and other automobiles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the accident. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist was distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact. Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in a similar accident and you are seeking answers, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced Sacramento County car and motorcycle accident lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.
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