El Segundo, CA – Acura and Honda Collide along Southbound Pacific Coast Highway
El Segundo, CA (July 17, 2018) – Local news sources reported that an accident involving two vehicles took place along the southbound lanes of the Pacific Coast Highway. The incident occurred a little after 3:30 PM in the afternoon on Saturday, July 14, 2018. At this time, authorities have not disclosed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash.
According to initial reports, an Acura and a Honda were traveling down the Pacific Coast Highway and collided for indeterminate reasons. Shortly after, rescue teams were dispatched to the crash site and provided medical attention to an unspecified number of victims, whose injuries have not been revealed in greater detail.
Authorities confirmed one vehicle crashed into a nearby power pole as a result of the impact, but local residents did not report any power failure.
Meanwhile, law enforcement and rescue teams shut down all of southbound PCH and additional lanes in the northbound section as part of emergency management. Several hours later, at approximately 5:00 PM, officials reopened the lanes to traffic.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
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At this time, investigators are looking into potential causes for this traffic accident on the Pacific Coast Highway. As part of the case, the forensic teams will inspect the vehicles and determine if mechanical issues and system failure caused the drivers to lose control. Likewise, officials may consider if drunk driving, drug abuse, negligence, distracted driving, and recklessness were possible factors that contributed to the events leading up to the crash.
Accidents of this nature are unfortunate and can be very dangerous. In the case of a traffic collision caused by negligence, recklessness, or additional factors, the victims have the option to file a personal injury lawsuit against the instigators of the crash. Legal assistance is always recommended for victims. With the help of a professional lawyer, these victims can receive compensation for personal injuries, vehicle damage, and a variety of issues brought on by a traffic accident of this sort.
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