Humboldt County, CA – Two Vehicles Involved in Traffic Accident along Highway 101 and Bayside Cutoff
Humboldt County, CA (July 25, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that two vehicles were involved in a traffic accident that occurred in the vicinity of Highway 101 (Redwood Highway) and the Bayside Cutoff. The incident happened at approximately 2:21 PM in the afternoon on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. No details concerning the identities of the people involved in the collision have been revealed at this time.
CHP had initially logged a report explaining that a white Mazda MPV minivan and a green Chevrolet Camaro had been traveling down Highway 101 when, for indeterminate reasons, both vehicles collided near the Bayside Cutoff. Afterward, emergency teams were dispatched to the crash site and rendered medical aid to one victim who sustained non-life threatening injuries. Officials have not yet confirmed if this individual received treatment at the scene or in a hospital.
Meanwhile, CHP did not specify if any more people were hurt during the crash.
As a result of the accident, the Camaro sustained severe damage to its front-end, and the Mazda suffered a breakage to its left rear axle.
Presently, the investigation is ongoing. As more information is uncovered by officials, more details will be released to public sources.
Two-Vehicle Traffic Accident in Humboldt County
At this time, many issues related to the accident on Highway 101 remain unresolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, officials will consider if the drivers had consumed drugs or alcoholic drinks prior to operating their vehicles or if they had been driving recklessly and negligently. Forensic teams may also examine the Mazda and the Camaro to determine if a system failure or mechanical issues contributed to the crash in any way.
Depending on the final results of the investigation, the non-guilty victims will have the legal right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the party that caused the accident. With the assistance of a professional lawyer, these individuals can receive compensation for multiple inconveniences including medical bills and vehicle insurance.
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.
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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.
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