1 Injured in Willits Crash on Highway 101 Near Vincent Lane
WILLITS, Mendocino County (July 25, 2018) – A traffic collision resulting in injuries took place along Highway 101 on Tuesday afternoon, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
The accident involving two vehicles occurred at approximately 12:25 p.m. at 6813 Highway 101 near Vincent Lane. Highway 101 is also known as Redwood Highway.
As per the report log, a black Dodge Ram 3500 and silver Honda Element SUV collided for an unknown reason on Highway 101. The truck was pulling a trailer at the time.
Car Crash on Redwood Highway Tuesday
Paramedics responded to the scene and attended to at least one person who was confirmed to have sustained minor wounds following the crash. The name and condition of the patient at this time remained unknown.
Meanwhile, CHP indicated that two children were riding the Honda Element when the wreck happened. The SUV sustained major front-end damage upon impact.
The roadway was cleared shortly before 12:50 p.m. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the incident.
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In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the liability in the crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Did the motorist who drove over the center median show recklessness or negligence at some point?
Once the investigation is over and it proves that a negligent party has disregarded the safety of other people on the road, the injured and held not responsible for the collision may have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit seeking compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost income, and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been hurt in an auto accident and you are unsure of whats steps to take, contact our experienced personal injury lawyer to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.
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