Woman Injured in Santa Barbara Crash at Chino and Sola Tuesday
SANTA BARBARA (September 5, 2018) – A motorist was hospitalized after a traffic collision in the area of Chino and Sola streets on Tuesday morning, according to Noozhawk.
The accident involving two vehicles occurred at about 9 a.m. on the city’s Westside.
As per the article, Santa Barbara City Fire Department said for an unknown reason a pickup truck and an SUV collided at the intersection of Chino and West Sola streets.
The SUV came to a rest on the sidewalk as a result of the crash.
Car Crash in Santa Barbara’s Westside, September 4
Firefighters along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to the female driver of the SUV who was confirmed to have been hurt upon impact. She was then transported by ground ambulance to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital with injuries ranging from minor to moderate degree.
The name and condition of the patient at this time remained unknown. Meanwhile, the operator of the pickup was unharmed in the incident.
Authorities are still investigating the cause of the wreck.
Santa Barbara County Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the cause of 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 drivers 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 a victim of an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to speak with our experienced Santa Barbara County personal injury lawyer to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Call us at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.
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