Lathrop, CA – Three Injured after Three-Vehicle Accident on Lathrop Road
Lathrop, CA (July 13, 2018) – Local news sources reported that a three-vehicle accident took place in the 800 block of Lathrop Road near the Tidewater Bike Path. The incident occurred at approximately 7:15 PM in the evening on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash at this time.
As per the report, a 1990s Mazda sedan was traveling in the eastbound lanes along Lathrop, and the driver decreased speed to give the right of way to a vehicle near the Tidewater Bike Path. Without warning, a 2016 Kia Sedona rear-ended the Mazda, which ultimately lost control and crashed into the front of a 2014 Jeep.
Afterward, rescue teams arrived at the scene and provided medical assistance. Officials confirmed all three motorists sustained non-life threatening injuries during the crash.
Teams of firefighters closed off Lathrop Road for cleanup procedures.
As of now, no more information regarding the case has been disclosed.
Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect the Mazda, the Kia, and the Jeep 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. Authorities have not specified if one or more drivers will be held liable for the crash.
In the case of an 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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