Big Rig, 2 Vehicles Involved in Crash
WASCO (July 18, 2018)- According to the California Highway Patrol, an injurious collision involving a big rig was reported today at the intersection of Garces Highway and Wildwood Road.
At about 1:51 p.m., a big rig, a van, and another vehicle apparently collided causing injuries to several motorists.
Several Good Samaritans stopped their vehicles and exited their cars to provide assistance to the injured victims.
At least two people sustained injuries ranging from moderate to serious while an emergency medical aircraft landed at the scene to airlift at least one of those victims.
No details have been provided at this time in regards to what happened and why as the investigation is currently ongoing.
Kern County Personal Injury Accident Attorney
Based on the information provided, the company that employs the driver of the box truck may be held responsible for this devastating accident which left the driver of the sedan injured and hospitalized. A thorough investigation will ensue, however, which will ultimately determine liability.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the driver of the sedan may be entitled to a personal injury claim against the at-fault motorist pending the investigation results. Personal injury victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, as well as, pain and suffering.
If you or a loved one have been the victim of a catastrophic auto accident, contact our experienced Kern County personal injury accident lawyers today at 855-703-4186 and allow us to provide you with the advice and guidance needed.
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