Richmond, California (June 29, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a two-vehicle traffic accident involving an 18-wheeler truck and a silver Buick had taken place at the intersection of Pittsburg Avenue and Richmond Parkway. The incident occurred at approximately 10:58 AM on Monday, June 25, 2018. Authorities have not released detailed information concerning the identities of any victims involved in the crash at this time.
CHP confirmed the truck and Buick collided for an indeterminate reason at the intersection. Soon after, paramedics arrived at the crash site to administer treatment and reported that the victims suffered non-life threatening injuries as a result of the impact. Medical personnel did not reveal how many individuals were involved in the accident or the current extent of injuries.
Sources also indicated the Buick received damage to its front end. Later, towing teams rush to the scene to remove both vehicles from the area.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing. 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 crash and wish them swift and efficient recoveries.
At present, authorities are working hard to determine what exactly caused the vehicles to collide. Forensic teams may examine photographs of the crash site and inspect both vehicles for mechanical issues and total system failure. Officials may also consider whether drunk driving, drug abuse, negligence, distracted driving, or reckless behavior contributed to the events leading up to the accident. Police have not determined if one or both drivers were at fault.
Depending on the results of the case, the non-guilty party will have the legal right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. 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.