Riverside, CA. 1 Killed, Several Hurt in Collision on 91 Freeway
Riverside, CA. (July 7, 2018) – A local and reliable news source reported a serious crash that tragically claimed the life of one person and injured several others Saturday morning on the 91 Freeway in Riverside. The collision between an SUV and a pickup truck took place at around 8:29 a.m. by the Central Avenue off-ramp.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the pickup truck overturned as a result of the impact of the collision. Reportedly, one passenger who was riding in the pickup truck had been ejected during the crash. Unfortunately, that passenger was pronounced dead at the scene. Reports state that two people who were in the pickup truck were also injured, as well as three occupants in the SUV. The paramedics who arrived at the scene immediately transported all injured victims to a local hospital.
It has been worded that the pickup truck may have been involved in a police pursuit before the crash, but that information has not been confirmed. Authorities are presently investigating all aspects of this accident in an effort to concretely determine liability.
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The investigation into this accident will likely be attempting to confirm who may have been operating their vehicle negligently. In order to establish negligence, authorities will need to know whether or not factors such as intoxication, excessive speed, and/or distracted driving played a role in this collision. Upon the conclusive results of the investigation, there will probably be very solid ground for personal injury claims to follow.
While many people opt in favor of filing a claim for compensation, that is a personal decision that can only be made by the victim. We take pride in our passion for holding negligent and criminal drivers responsible for the horrific pain and devastation they cause, should the victim choose to file a claim.
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.
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