Benicia, CA (July 18, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a traffic accident involving a Subaru and an unidentified vehicle took place along the northbound lanes of the 680 Freeway in the vicinity of the Lake Herman Road off-ramp. The incident occurred at some time in the morning on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash at this time.
Based on the initial reports from CHP, the Subaru Forester was traveling down northbound 680 when, for indeterminate reasons, it collided with the second vehicle. Afterward, rescue teams were dispatched to the crash site, and paramedics administered treatment to the injured parties. However, the exact number of victims has not been disclosed.
As of now, the California Highway Patrol has assumed control over the ongoing investigation. 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.
Benicia Car Accident Attorney
As shown in the CHP report, the cause of the collision between the Subaru and the second vehicle remains unknown. Authorities are actively investigating factors that may have contributed to the events leading up to the accident. Forensic teams will analyze photos of the crash site and examine the Subaru and second vehicle for mechanical issues and system failure. Officials will also look into DUI, distraction, negligence, or recklessness as potential causes, on part of the drivers.
Drivers have an obligation to remain competent and visually acute while operating a vehicle. Lack of attentiveness for traffic laws and other such reckless behavior such as drunk driving or drug abuse puts drivers, their passengers, and other innocent people at risk.
In the case of an accident caused by these issues, the non-guilty victims can file personal injury lawsuits against the culprits. Through legal intervention, these individuals can be compensated for unfortunate circumstances such as painful injuries or 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.