Mateo County, California – Traffic Accident on Southbound 280 Freeway Leaves Two Injured
Mateo County, California (June 26, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that two people were injured during a two-vehicle traffic accident that took place on the southbound 280 Freeway, north of the off-ramp near Sand Hill Road, in Mateo County. The incident occurred at approximately 8:49 AM in the morning on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any information related to the identities of the drivers or passengers involved in the crash.
As CHP reports indicated, a black Honda Civic and unidentified vehicle collided in the southbound lanes of 280. Afterward, paramedics rush to the scene to transported two victims to a nearby hospital, where they received treatment for non-life threatening injuries. Authorities have not revealed the physical conditions of any other victims.
Following the crash, tow trucks removed the Honda and another vehicle from the roadway. At present, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence begins to surface, more information will be released to the public.
We extend our warmest thoughts and most heartfelt prayers to the two victims of the accident during this difficult time of healing and wish them fast and efficient recoveries.
As per the CHP report, authorities are working hard to identify potential factors that may have caused this traffic accident. Forensic teams may analyze both vehicles for mechanical issues or system failure. Officials may also consider drunk driving, drug abuse, distracted driving, negligence, or reckless behavior on part of the drivers. At present, investigators have not determined if one or both drivers was guilty under these circumstances.
Victims of a traffic accident caused by negligence or distracted driving have the legal right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, vehicle insurance, and painful injuries.
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.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert 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 to all those involved in the accident.