El Centro, CA – Woman Injured in Crash Between Tractor-Trailer and Vehicle on Highway 111 and Cruickshank Road
El Centro, CA (August 10, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported a crash involving a large commercial tractor-trailer that resulted in serious injuries at the intersection of Old Highway 11 and Cruickshank Road on Friday morning. The seriously injurious accident was reported to have taken place at exactly 10:23 a.m.
Officials from the California Highway Patrol stated that the collision took place between a tractor-trailer and an SUV. According to the report, the SUV and the large commercial truck collided for reasons that are unknown at this time. The impact of the collision was reported to have left one woman inside the SUV with major injuries.
Emergency responders arrived on the scene to attend to any victims and found the injured woman in severe pain. It is alleged that the victim had suffered internal injuries during the collision. The unidentified woman was immediately rushed to a local hospital to be treated for her wounds. The driver of the tractor-trailer was not reported to have been hurt in the crash.
According to a witness, the driver of the SUV had been making a turn just before the accident, however, no further details were provided in regards to the cause of the collision. The investigation into the events surrounding this incident is currently being conducted.
We extend our most heartfelt concerns to the injured victim of this accident as we warmly wish for her full recovery.
California Truck Accident
Authorities investigating this accident will focus on determining exactly why the truck driver had collided with the SUV. In the event that the truck had faulty mechanics or the driver had acted in a negligent way, then there may very well be strong grounds for a personal injury claim available to the victim.
We at Brady Law Group are here for you with our passionate commitment to holding negligent drivers and other entities liable for the pain and destruction they cause. If you have been injured in a truck accident or other collision that was not your fault, please don’t hesitate to call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation 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.