1 Seriously Injured, 2 Hurt in San Diego Car Accident on Highway 52
SAN DIEGO (March 14, 2018) – Multiple people were injured after a vehicle drove down into Rose Canyon along Highway 52 early Sunday, according to On Scene TV.
As per the article, a Ford Explorer was traveling on the highway, just east of Genesee Avenue, when the driver veered off the road and went down into the terrain.
Responding emergency teams reportedly had a difficult time searching for the location of the crash because the involved vehicle was not seen from the roadway.
After some time, the wreckage was found and the three people found inside the car were immediately attended to. Primary reports indicated that ropes and pulleys were used to rescue to victims.
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One person suffered major trauma as a result of the incident. And two other parties had injuries of unspecified severity. All three patients were transported to Scripps La Jolla.
The names of the injured parties and their conditions at this time remained unknown.
Authorities believed that speed and alcohol contributed to the car accident. The California Highway Patrol, and San Diego Fire Department continue the investigation of the crash.
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The California Vehicle Code Section 23153 states that it is unlawful for a person, while under the influence of any alcoholic beverage or drugs, to drive a vehicle and concurrently do any act forbidden by law. It is a violation for an intoxicated motorist to neglect any duty imposed by law in driving a vehicle which proximately causes bodily injury to another person.
In this specific case, if officials finally prove that the motorist has been negligent and cause the crash that caused injuries to another person, then the victim(s) may have to right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an auto accident, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group to help you. Give us a call at 800-235-6801 and speak with our experienced San Diego County personal injury attorneys for a free consultation.
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