3 Injured in Visalia Car Crash at Avenue 248 and Road 140
VISALIA (November 14, 2017) – A traffic collision left three people injured in the area of Avenue 248 and Road 140 Tuesday afternoon, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
The accident took place shortly after 4 p.m.
As per the report log, for an unknown reason a black SUV and a yellow Ford Ranger pickup truck collided on Avenue 248 at Road 140.
Sheriff’s officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and reported that an occupant was found inside one of the cars involved following the crash. It was not specified in the dispatch if the person was trapped in the wreckage upon impact.
CHP affirmed that a total of three parties in the pickup were hurt in the incident. The extent of the injuries they sustained and their names were not disclosed.
Meanwhile, authorities are still investigating the cause of the wreck.
Personal Injury Lawyer
It is expected for any motorists to be made aware and considerate of other people while traversing the road. Injury auto accidents occur when a person fails to focus on and fully comply with the safety precautions and traffic laws. Factors such as driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, excessive speed, distracted driving and negligence are being investigated at this time and authorities are gathering more information and evidence to determine liability.
Once the investigation is over and it proves that a party has disregarded the safety of others and has led to the injury of other individuals, the victims may have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit seeking compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been injured in a traffic accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to call Johnson Attorneys Group. We will answer all your questions and guide you every step of the way. Contact us at 800-235-6801 and speak with our experienced personal injury lawyer for a free case consultation.
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