Brentwood, CA – Two People Injured After Drill Smashes Windshield on Vasco Road
Brentwood, CA (July 18, 2018) – A freak accident occurred on Vasco Road Monday afternoon when the windshield of a vehicle was smashed due to a battery-operated drill that fell off the back of another vehicle, according to a local news source in Brentwood. The Contra Costa County accident reportedly took place at approximately 3:45 p.m. and resulted in the injuries of two people who were in the vehicle that was struck by the drill.
The accident report concerning this accident stated that the drill was apparently jammed into the center of the victims’ windshield following the incident. The glass was also smashed in when emergency responders arrived on the scene. Paramedics were called in to assist the injured victims, however, the extent of the injuries that were suffered has not been disclosed at this time. According to statements, the driver of the vehicle who lost the drill did not stop at the scene but reportedly kept on driving after the accident.
There has been no more information made available concerning exactly how the accident took place, and the names of the victims have not been released. Investigators are currently attempting to determine how the accident occurred as they are undoubtedly searching for the other party involved.
Our sincere sympathies are with the victims of this unfortunate mishap as we wish for their full recoveries.
California Car Accident Injury Attorney
The facts in this accident seem relatively straightforward, and the investigation will focus primarily on locating the driver of the vehicle that caused the accident. Once found, the negligent driver may possibly face charges for leaving the scene of an accident even if they may not have been entirely aware. It is the responsibility of everyone on the road to be sure that their cargo is well fastened within the vehicle in order to prevent these kinds of injurious mishaps. Negligent actions on behalf of the at-fault party may leave room for a personal injury lawsuit for the victim.
We at Brady Law Group will continuously work with you to guarantee your rights and give you the peace of mind required to focus on your recovery. If you’ve been hurt as the result of another person’s negligence, call us today at (866) 211-2562 to schedule a free consultation with one of our professional 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 for all those involved in the accident.