2 Injured in Rollover Crash at State and Haley Streets
LOCATION: Santa Barbara
DATE OF COLLISION: Monday, December 24th
December 25, 2018 – Injuries were reported after two vehicles collided in the area of State and Haley streets Monday morning, according to Noozhawk.
Officials said a Kia SUV and a Chevy Tahoe were involved in the wreck. Shortly after 11 a.m., emergency teams arrived at the scene and found to Tahoe overturned on its roof.
Minor Injury Car Accident Monday in Santa Barbara
As per the article, two occupants of the Tahoe suffered minor injuries as a result of the accident. Meanwhile, no immediate information was released on the conditions of the parties inside the Kia.
Roadways in the area were shut down for about 30 minutes after the crash to give way to the investigation. The precise circumstances that led to the accident are still being determined.
Personal Injury Lawyer
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 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, and pain and suffering.
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