Yuba City, CA – Victim Severely Injured after Traffic Accident on Northbound Highway 99 near Obanion Road
Yuba City, California (July 10, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a traffic accident took place on the northbound lanes of Highway 99 near Obanion Road. The incident occurred at approximately 5:24 PM in the evening on Monday, July 9, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash at this time.
As per the report, a Nissan car and a Ford Focus were traveling down Highway 99 when, for indeterminate reasons, the two vehicles collided. Officials confirmed one person was severely injured after the crash, and the victim was transported via air ambulance to Sutter Roseville Medical Center to receive treatment.
To ensure security for the medical chopper, law enforcement closed down the northbound and southbound lanes of Highway 99.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect the Nissan and the Ford 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 determined if one or both drivers will be held liable for the crash.
In the case of a traffic accident caused by negligence or distracted driving, the non-guilty injured victims will have the legal right to fil 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.