Chino, CA – Eight Semi-Trucks Involved in Chain Traffic Accident on Interstate 60
Chino, California (July 10, 2018) – Local news sources reported that a multi-vehicle traffic accident involving semi-trucks took place along the Interstate 60 Freeway, in the vicinity of Central Avenue. The incident occurred a little after 11:40 AM in the morning on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash at this time.
According to the report, eight big rig trucks were traveling down Interstate 60 when, for undetermined reasons, the vehicles were involved in a massive collision, resulting in a chain reaction. As a result of the massive accident, officials closed down the three right eastbound lanes on Interstate 60. Personnel confirmed that four victims sustained non-life threatening injuries during the impact and were treated at the crash site. Meanwhile, paramedics took another individual to a nearby hospital, but the patient’s current condition and the extent of injuries have not been disclosed.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
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Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect the big rig trucks for mechanical issues or system failure. Officials will also consider if drunk driving, drug abuse, negligence, distracted driving, or reckless behavior played any part in the events leading up to the crash. At present, authorities have not specified if one or more drivers, as well as the companies that own the trucks, could be held liable for the accident.
In the case of a traffic accident caused by negligence or distracted driving, the non-guilty injured victims will have the legal rights to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, vehicle insurance, and painful injuries.
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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.
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