SUNNYVALE: Police Officer Injured in Car Crash at El Camino Real and Mathilda Avenue
SUNNYVALE, California (March 9, 2017) – An on-duty police officer was hospitalized after a traffic collision Thursday afternoon at El Camino Real and Mathilda Avenue, according to San Jose Mercury News.
The accident took place at 3:35 p.m.
As per the article, Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety said a female officer was traveling in the area with her lights and sirens activated when the patrol car she was in and a pickup truck collided. The officer was responding to an emergency call at the time of the crash.
The officer was then transported to the hospital to be treated for injuries described as non-life-threatening. Her name was not immediately released.
Meanwhile, the man driving the pickup was unharmed. Authorities are investigating the cause of the incident.
Help for the Injured Victim
At Johnson Attorneys Group, our staff has built and maintained a credible reputation by providing excellent legal counsel to those who have been injured due to the negligence of another party. Our attorneys understand the difficulties people face after an auto accident, and we focus on creating strategies and solutions to resolve their cases in the quickest and most effective manner. We know that the stress and worry that comes with an injury can be overwhelming and can disrupt all aspects of your life, including family, work, finances, and quality of life. With office locations throughout California, give us a call today and speak with an experienced lawyer at 800-235-6801.