Dinuba, California – Two Victims Pinned Inside Wreckage after Deadly Multi-Vehicle Collision
Dinuba, California (June 26, 2018) – California Highway Patrol reported that a deadly collision between a semi-truck, minivan, and a possible third vehicle had taken place at the intersection of Highway 201 (Avenue 400) and Road 56. The accident occurred at approximately 11:56 AM on the morning of Tuesday, June 26, 2018. At present, authorities have not revealed any details surrounding the identities of the drivers and passengers involved in the crash. Despite initial descriptions, more detailed information about the vehicles has not been disclosed.
CHP has not determined what caused the accident. For unknown reasons, the vehicles collided at the intersection of Highway 201 and Road 56.
Following the crash, the Tulare County Fire Department arrived on the scene to help two occupants, who were trapped inside the van. Due to the state of the wrecked vehicle, department officials had to utilize Jaws of Life to extract the victims. Later, the two individuals were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of minimal to severe injuries. CHP reports hinted the truck driver was uninjured, but the state of the truck itself has not been revealed.
As of 12:20 AM, Police conducted a thorough investigation of the crash site. Ultimately, the semi-truck and minivan were removed from the scene.
Tulare County Personal Injury Car Accident Lawyer
As per the CHP report, the company that owns the semi-truck involved in the crash could be held responsible for the collision, to a degree. Forensic teams will analyze the big rig, Buick, and possible third vehicle for mechanical issues and system failure. Officials will also consider drug abuse, alcohol, distracted driving, negligence, and recklessness as potential factors behind the crash, as well.
In such case that a party is found guilty of negligence or recklessness, the non-guilty parties will have the legal right to file personal injury lawsuits. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, vehicles insurance, and painful injuries.
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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.