Sacramento, CA – One Person Injured after Multi-Vehicle Accident on Westbound Highway 50 near 5 Freeway
Sacramento, CA (August 3, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that one victim sustained severe injuries as the result of an accident involving multiple vehicles on the westbound lanes of Highway 50 near the 5 Freeway. The incident transpired at approximately 2:42 PM in the afternoon on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in this accident has been revealed.
CHP officials originally reported that a minimum of four unidentified vehicles had been traveling down Highway 50 and, for indeterminate reasons, collided. Sometime later, authorities dispatched a single ground ambulance, and paramedics discovered one victim was lying along the highway. Medical personnel confirmed this individual suffered serious injuries during the impact and brought the victim to UC Davis Medical Center to receive treatment.
Later, authorities dispatched towing services to clear wreckage and debris from the highway.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and most loving thoughts to the victims of the crash and wish them swift and efficient recoveries from their injuries.
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Presently, many details surrounding the accident remain unknown. As the investigation continues, officials will consider if one or more drivers had consumed drugs or alcohol prior to operating their vehicles or had simply failed to comply with basic traffic laws. Forensic teams will also inspect the vehicles and examine photos of the crash site to determine if the drivers had experienced mechanical issues or system failure.
In the event of a brutal traffic accident of this nature, the non-guilty injured victims may have the legal right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party and receive compensation for a range of inconveniences including medical bills and vehicle damages.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
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.
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 to all those involved in the accident.