Castaic, Los Angeles County, CA – Multiple People Injured after SUV and Motorcycle Collide along Southbound Interstate 5 near Hasley Canyon Road and Newhall Ranch Road
Castaic, Los Angeles County, CA (July 31, 2018) – Local news sources reported that multiple people sustained injuries as the result of a brutal collision between an SUV and a motorcycle that took place along the southbound lanes of the Interstate 5 Freeway, in the vicinity of Hasley Canyon Road and Newhall Ranch Road. Medical personnel and rescue crews first responded to the incident a little after 10:55 AM in the morning on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the four victims involved in the crash has been revealed.
Based on the initial news report, a black Lexus SUV and a motorcycle were traveling along Interstate 5 when, for indeterminate reasons, the two vehicles collided near Hasley Canyon and Newhall Ranch. As a result of the impact, the motorcycle slid off the main road and crashed into a center highway divider. After the recorded time of 10:55 AM, the Los Angeles County Fire Department and responding paramedics were dispatched to the crash site to assist the victims.
Officials confirmed two victims had sustained extensive trauma during the impact, and paramedics were forced to take alternative measures for transportation. Likewise, two more victims suffered non-life threatening injuries. The current physical conditions of all four patients have not been disclosed.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and most loving thoughts to the victims of the accident and wish them swift and efficient recoveries from their injuries.
Car and Motorcycle Collision in Los Angeles County
Given the circumstances, certain issues surrounding the accident on Interstate 5 remain unresolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, forensic teams will examine photos of the crash site and inspect the SUV and the motorcycle to determine if mechanical issues or system failure forced the vehicles to collide. Likewise, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving contributed to the events leading up to the accident in any way.
Once the case is resolved, the non-guilty injured victims may have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. With the assistance of a professional lawyer, these individuals can ultimately receive compensation for inconveniences ranging from vehicle insurance to painful injuries.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
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 to all those involved in the accident.