Lebec, CA (July 17, 2018) – Local authorities reported that a collision involving multiple vehicles took place along the 5 Freeway in the vicinity of the Lebec Road off-ramp. The incident happened at approximately 5:55 PM in the evening on Monday, July 16, 2017. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash at this time.
According to the report from the California Highway Patrol, seven vehicles were traveling down the freeway and collided for indeterminate reasons. In the process, lanes two, three, and four were blocked by the wreckage. Later, rescue teams arrived at the crash site and rendered aid to an unspecified number of victims, who sustained non-life threatening injuries from the impact.
As of now, the CHP has assumed authority over the ongoing investigation. As more evidence begins 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.
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Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect the vehicles for mechanical issues or system failure. Officials will also consider if drunk driving, drug abuse, negligence, distracted driving, or reckless behavior played any part in the events leading up to the crash. At this time, authorities have not specified if one or more drivers could be held liable for the crash.
In the case of an accident caused by negligence or distracted driving, the non-guilty injured victims will have the legal right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party or parties. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, vehicle insurance, and painful injuries.
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.