Arcata, CA (July 17, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a two-vehicle collision took place in the vicinity of Highway 299 and Highway 101. The incident occurred at 7:12 PM in the evening on Monday, July 16, 2018. At this time, authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash at this time.
Based on the report from CHP, a blue Chevrolet Corvette and a white pickup truck collided near Highway 299 and Highway 101. Officials confirmed one female victim sustained an injury to her head during the accident but have not disclosed her current condition.
At present, officials are investigating the events leading up to the crash. As more evidence begins to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and loving thoughts to the victims of the accident and wish them swift and efficient recoveries.
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Many issues surrounding this incident are still left unresolved. Authorities are still unsure of how or why both vehicles collided near 299 and 101. As part of the ongoing investigation, forensic teams will study photographs of the crash site and inspect the Corvette and the truck for mechanical issues or system failure. Officials will also consider if DUI, distraction, negligence, or recklessness contributed to the events leading up to the accident. These factors, plus any additional elements that are uncovered, will help authorities determine if one or both drivers will be held liable for the crash.
After the conclusion of the investigation, the victims of this unfortunate incident will hold rights to file personal injury lawsuits against the culprit. Ultimately, the decision to take this course of action belongs to the victim, but seeking legal intervention can result in many benefits. As a result, 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.