Santa Clarita, CA – Several Injured in Three-Vehicle Accident on Interstate 5
Santa Clarita, CA (August 5, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported a crash that involved three vehicles and resulted in several injuries on the Interstate 5 Freeway in Santa Clarita Sunday morning. The accident transpired at around 9:22 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the interstate, a little south of the 14 Freeway.
According to the report that was released by the California Highway Patrol, authorities confirmed that several people had suffered at least minor injuries during the collision. The details pertaining to how the crash occurred were not made immediately available.
Nevertheless, emergency responders were immediately called to the scene to help the injured parties. Ambulances services arrived on the scene as well, although, it was not made clear as to whether or not any of the victims required hospitalization.
Traffic was forced to a halt for a period of around twenty minutes while authorities began their preliminary investigation. No further information was provided in regards to the events that led to the incident, and no names or conditions of injuries were stated in the report. Investigators are actively working to piece together the evidence and determine liability.
We certainly extend our compassion and sincere sympathies to the victims of this accident as we hope for their full recoveries.
California Multi-Vehicle Accident
The investigation into this incident will absolutely maintain focus on the actions of the drivers involved. Authorities will be confirming whether or not actions such as driving while intoxicated, speeding excessively, or driving distracted played a role in the crash.
In the event that the investigation shows that one of the drivers involved had been operating their vehicle in a negligent manner that led to the accident, then the victims may be provided grounds for serious personal injury claims.
We at Brady Law Group are here for you with our wholehearted devotion to holding negligent drivers liable for the destruction they cause. If you have been injured in a collision due to a negligent driver, please call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation with one of our skilled attorneys today.
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 for all those involved in the accident.