Spring Valley, CA – Tow Truck Driver Struck by Vehicle on State Route 125
Spring Valley, CA (August 7, 2018) – A tow truck driver who was stopped alongside State Route 125 in order to help a disabled motorist was reportedly struck by an oncoming vehicle early on Tuesday morning, according to a local news report. The collision took place around 3:25 a.m. and resulted in serious injuries.
The victim was standing next to his tow truck on the shoulder of the roadway when he was hit by the Chrysler Sedan. The vehicle pinned the victim up against his truck which resulted in serious leg injuries. Paramedics were quick to arrive on the scene in order to render aid to the victim. The injured man was promptly transported to Scripps Memorial Hospital to be treated for his injuries.
The driver of the Chrysler remained at the scene of the accident and cooperated with authorities. The driver stated that they were attempting to exit the freeway and turn onto Jamacha Road when he collided with the victim. No further information has been made available at this time, and authorities are currently conducting a full investigation into the collision.
We would like to extend our sincerest sympathies to the victim of this accident as we absolutely hope for his full recovery.
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While the events that led to this accident seem to be fairly clear, the investigation will be responsible for proving whether or not the driver had acted negligently while behind the wheel. Negligent actions are considered to be anything such as driving while intoxicated, distracted driving, or excessively speeding. Depending on the outcome of the investigation, there may be grounds for a serious personal injury claim available to the victim.
We at Brady Law Group are fervently dedicated to holding negligent motorists liable for the pain and devastation they cause. If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident due to a negligent/DUI driver, please don’t hesitate to call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys 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.