Antioch, CA – Two People Hospitalized Following Car Wreck on Highway 4 near Lone Tree Way
Antioch, CA (August 18, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol released a report pertaining to a motor vehicle collision that resulted in at least two people hospitalized on Saturday night in Antioch. The crash which was reported to have transpired in the eastbound lanes of Highway 4, west of the Lone Tree Way and A Street off-ramp took place at approximately 10:35 p.m.
According to the report, the California Highway Patrol confirmed that two vehicles were involved in the accident. The vehicles that collided were a 1997 Ford pickup truck and a 2002 Dodge van. However, there has been no word as to the reason the vehicles crashed.
Emergency responders were immediately called to the scene in order to assist any injured victims. One man was reported to have been transported to John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek for treatment of injuries that were classified as major. A child was also injured in the accident and promptly taken to UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland with unknown injuries.
The report stated that one person was also taken into custody, although no further details have been released at this time. Neither the names nor the specific conditions of the victims have been made available. Authorities are currently conducting a thorough investigation.
We sincerely offer our most heartfelt compassion and sympathies to both the victims as we wish them a quick and full recovery.
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The investigation into this incident is likely going to focus on establishing the cause and who may have been at fault. In the event that one of the drivers or the individual who was arrested are determined to be responsible for the injuries sustained by the victim, the injured parties will likely be granted grounds for personal injury claims.
We at Brady Law Group are extensively devoted to holding negligent and criminal drivers liable for the pain and desolation they cause. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident or another kind of crash due to the actions of a negligent or criminal driver, please call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation with one of our skillful attorneys today.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery for all those involved in the accident.