3 Injured in Mutli-Vehicle Crash Near Highway 78 and Highway 79
LOCATION: Santa Ysabel
DATE OF COLLISION: Friday, October 19th
October 23, 2018 – A multi-vehicle accident occurred near Highway 78 and Highway 79, according to Fox News.
The collision was reportedly on Friday at about 1 p.m.
When medical teams arrived at the crash site, they found several parties who appeared to be hurt in the incident. At least three people were transported to a hospital for treatment of unknown extent of injuries.
The names of the patient have not been disclosed thus far.
At this time, it is still unclear how many vehicles were involved in the wreck. The investigators handling the case continue to work to determine what exactly triggered the collision.
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California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of all the 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. Victims in similar cases have the right to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, pain and suffering, lost future income and loss future income due to work absence from injury.
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