San Jose, CA – Two Vehicles Collide along Northbound Highway 85 near Almaden Expressway On-Ramp
San Jose, CA (August 3, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a collision involving two vehicles took place along the northbound lanes of Highway 85 near the Almaden Expressway on-ramp. The incident happened at approximately 9:13 PM at night on Thursday, August 2, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the drivers of the vehicles or potential passengers involved in the crash has been revealed.
According to the initial CHP report, two unidentified vehicles had been traveling northbound on 85 and, for indeterminate reasons, collided near the Almaden on-ramp. Sometime later, San Jose firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to the scene of the accident and rendered aid to at least one victim, who reportedly suffered a broken nose. Medical personnel did not specify if any other people were injured.
As part of cleanup operations, authorities requested tow trucks to remove the wreckage.
Presently, the CHP has assumed authority over the continuing investigation into the crash. 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 accident and wish them strength and peace of mind during this difficult time.
Two-Vehicle Accident in San Jose
At this time, officials are unaware of what caused the vehicles to collide on Highway 85. As part of the ongoing investigation, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving played any role in the events leading up to the crash. Also, forensic teams will inspect both 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 traffic accident caused by negligence or wrongdoing, the non-guilty injured victims may have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. With the assistance of a professional lawyer, these individuals can receive compensation for multiple issues ranging from medical bills to vehicle insurance.
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