Mokelumne Hill, CA – Head-On Collision Between Logging Truck and Caltrans Truck on Highway 49
Mokelumne Hill, CA – The California Highway Patrol reported a head-on collision that occurred between a logging truck and a Caltrans Truck at the intersection of Highway 49 and Highway 26 Wednesday morning in Mokelumne Hill. The crash that took place at the intersection and reportedly resulted I injuries apparently occurred at exactly 8:55 a.m.
Authorities confirmed that the injurious accident resulted in extreme damage to the front-ends of both trucks that were involved in the collision. The driver of the Caltrans truck sustained injuries that were classified as moderate. Emergency responders who arrived on the scene reportedly transported the victim to a local hospital to undergo treatment for their injuries. Officials from the California Highway Patrol neglected to confirm whether or not the driver of the logging truck suffered any injuries during the wreck.
The aftermath of the crash left the roadway covered in debris as which subsequently resulted in traffic delays in the area. No further information has been provided in regards to the cause of this incident, and the names of those involved were not available in the report. Authorities are heading up an investigation into this crash I an effort to establish liability.
Our sincere compassion is extended to the victim of this accident as we are certainly maintaining hope for their full recovery.
California Trucking Accident
Investigators are piecing together the events that led to this collision in order to determine the cause. Any accidents involving commercial vehicles are often handled a bit different in that the trucking company is typically found liable for the damages. Depending on the conclusive outcome of the investigation, there may be possible grounds for a personal injury lawsuit available to the injured party.
We at Brady Law Group are wholeheartedly committed to holding negligent drivers and other entities accountable for the immense pain they cause. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident due to the negligent operation of a commercial truck operator or another motorist, 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.