Culver City, California (July 9, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a traffic accident took place on the eastbound lanes of Highway 90, in the vicinity of Slauson Avenue. The incident occurred at approximately 7:49 PM in the evening on Sunday, July 8, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the accident at this time.
As per the CHP report, three vehicles, including a minivan, were traveling down Highway 90 when, for indeterminate reasons, they collided on the eastbound lanes. First responders confirmed the van had overturned, and the victims only suffered non-life threatening injuries, including one head injury.
Law enforcement also confirmed the driver of one of the vehicles had consumed alcohol prior to driving and was intoxicated at the time of the crash.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence begins to surface, more information will be revealed to public sources.
Driving under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or any chemical substance is a serious crime that can result in severe punishment. Depending on the results of the investigation, the intoxicated driver may potentially be held responsible to some degree.
Authorities are working hard to determine what additional factors may have caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect the pickup, SUV, and third vehicle for mechanical issues or system failure.
In the case of a ruling of driving under the influence, each of the uninjured victims will have legal rights to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty 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.