Malibu, CA – Five People Hospitalized Following Head-on Collision on Malibu Canyon Road
Malibu, CA (August 6, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported a head-on collision that resulted in the injuries of five people on Malibu Canyon Road on Sunday night. The immensely injurious crash that reportedly took place in an unincorporated area transpired at around 8:00 p.m. in the vicinity of Piuma Road.
As per the report released by the police, the driver of a Ford Mustang was apparently engaged in reckless driving just before it struck a Kia head-on. The two cars were reported as the only vehicles involved in the collision.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department stated that firefighters along with paramedics were immediately called to the scene in an effort to assist the victims. The emergency responders treated a total of five people for the wounds they suffered in the accident. An air ambulance was called to the scene and it was confirmed that at least one person had to be airlifted to a local hospital to undergo treatment for major injuries. There was no word as to the conditions of the other victims.
No further information has been released in regards to what caused this accident, and no names or current conditions have been provided at this time. Authorities are actively examining all evidence as part of an ongoing investigation into the incident.
We absolutely extend our most heartfelt sympathies to the victims of this crash.
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While it seems likely that the driver of the Mustang will be found liable for the collision, that cannot be confirmed until the investigation is over. Investigators will examine all aspects of the incident, take pictures of the crash site, and comb through any details to make the most accurate assessment possible. Victims may be provided grounds for a serious personal injury claim depending on the final results of the investigation.
We at Brady Law Group are passionately devoted to holding negligent motorists responsible for the pain and devastation they cause. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident due to a negligent driver, don’t hesitate to call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable attorneys today.
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