Man and Woman Seriously Injured in Salinas Crash on Highway 101
SALINAS (June 2, 2018) – A major injury collision took place along Highway 101 on Saturday morning, according to KSBW and KION News.
The accident was reported at approximately 8:45 a.m. near Spence Road.
As per the reports, California Highway Patrol said a white Dodge Challenger was traveling at least 90 miles per hour in the northbound lane of Highway 101 when it collided with a white Ford F-150 pickup truck.
The pickup truck was attempting to make a left turn when it was broadsided by the Dodge.
Car Crash on Highway 101 in Salinas, June 2
CHP affirmed that the motorist in the Ford and the driver and passenger of the Challenger were all seriously injured and were airlifted to hospitals for treatment. At least one of the patients was brought to San Jose Regional Medical Center
The man and woman riding the Dodge suffered lower body injuries including possible leg and pelvis fractures. Their names and condition at this time were not released.
Meanwhile, two northbound lanes of the highway were forced to shut down following the crash. The wreck is still under investigation.
We extend our prayers and sincerest thoughts to the victims who have been badly hurt in this senseless incident. We wish them a swift and full recovery.
Personal Injury Lawyer
Based on the news report, the driver of the Dodge Challenger is accused of speeding when the wreck took place. It is apparent that the motorist has been negligent and caused the collision that injured two innocent individuals.
The injured man and woman will have then the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party, seeking compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost wages and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim in an auto collision caused by someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with one of our experienced personal injury lawyers to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and obtain the justice you deserve. Give us a call at 855-703-4186 for a free case consultation.
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