Escondido, CA – Woman Severely Injured in Head-on Collision on Valley Center Rd.
Escondido, CA (January 15, 2019) – A woman was seriously injured in a head-on collision that took place on Monday afternoon around 2:45 p.m. on Valley Center Road in San Diego County.
The accident took place in the southbound lanes of the road near Lake Wohlford Road. A man had been traveling north on the road when he suddenly lost control of his pickup truck.
From there, police said the truck jumped the median and struck a Mercedes-Benz head-on. The sedan was being driven by a woman whose name has not been released.
Responding firefighters and paramedics responded to the incident to find that the woman was pinned inside her vehicle. She was immediately taken to the hospital with severe injuries including broken bones in both her arms and legs.
Officials did not release any more information on the other driver. However, an investigation is underway at this time.
Our thoughts are with the woman who was injured in this devasting crash. We hope that she will be able to find the courage and strength to fully recover from her injuries.
Car Accidents in California
Head-on collisions in California take place for many reasons including the inattention of distracted drivers who cross the center lane and drunk drivers. This specific accident is still under investigation by police so that investigators can determine who was at fault for the accident and the exact circumstances that took place. If you have been injured by the negligence of another party, you might be able to move forward with a car accident injury claim as you attempt to receive compensation for your injuries.
It is never easy to experience a serious car accident at the hands of a reckless party. At Brady Law Group, we have helped many clients move forward with their claims, including those who have sustained a head-on collision at the hands of another party. You should never have to handle your claim on your own or handle the financial distress that an accident can cause you. Let us help you obtain a variety of damages in your case so that you can move forward. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information at 866-478-6483.
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