Palm Desert, CA – One Person Hospitalized after Multi-Vehicle Accident at Avenue 42 and Washington Street
Palm Desert, CA (August 29, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that one person required hospitalization as the result of an accident involving multiple vehicles that occurred at the intersection of Avenue 42 and Washington Street. The collision happened at approximately 12:17 PM on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash has been revealed.
Based on the initial report, a Honda CRV, a Chevrolet Malibu, and two more vehicles collided for indeterminate reasons along Avenue 42 and Washington. According to a witness report, the accident happened when one of the vehicles sped through a red light.
Sometime later, emergency personnel brought one victim to JFK Memorial Hospital to receive treatment for non-life threatening injuries.
After the crash, authorities dispatched tow trucks to remove the wreckage from the roadway.
Presently, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers to the victim and wish this individual a swift and efficient recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Accident in Riverside County
According to the information provided by the California Highway Patrol, many issues surrounding the multi-vehicle collision at Avenue 42 and Washington Street remain unresolved. As the investigation continues, officials will consider if one or more drivers had consumed drugs or alcohol prior to operating their vehicles or had simply failed to comply with established traffic laws. Likewise, a thorough examination of the vehicles and photos of the crash site will help authorities determine if one or more drivers had experienced mechanical issues or system failure prior to the accident.
Non-guilty injured victims of a traffic collision may have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against a guilty party, pending the results of an investigation. Through legal intervention, these individuals can receive compensation for multiple inconveniences including painful injuries, medical bills, and vehicle damage.
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 for all those involved in the accident.