Injuries Reported After 80 Freeway Crash on Bay Bridge
LOCATION: San Francisco
DATE OF COLLISION: Friday, September 21st
September 21, 2018 – A traffic collision occurred Friday morning on the Interstate 80 Freeway at Bay Bridge, according CBS News.
Primary reports indicated a car crash took place on the westbound side of the bridge.
Shortly after 11:08 a.m., multiple police and fire units rushed to the accident scene.
Injury Car Accident Friday in San Francisco
Officials affirmed the collision resulted in injuries, but the names of the victims and their conditions at this time remained unclear.
As per the article, no further details have been yet disclosed regarding how many vehicles were involved. The investigators handling the case continue to work to determine exactly what happened here and why.
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California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of all vehicles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators draw up a firm conclusion for what happened. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either vehicle, whether or not one of the drivers ran a red light or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. 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, the victim(s) will be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the driver who caused the collision. Personal injury victims have the right to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, lost future income due to work absence from injury.
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