Sacramento, California – Multiple Injures Reported after Traffic Accident on the 5 Freeway near Sutterville Road
Sacramento, California (July 4, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that an accident involving multiple vehicles took place on the 5 Freeway in the vicinity of Sutterville Road. The incident occurred at approximately 3:33 PM in the afternoon on Sunday, July 1, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the victims involved in the accident at this time.
According to CHP reports, a gray Toyota Pathfinder, an LBL sedan, and a U-Haul were traveling along the 5 Freeway when, for indeterminate reasons, the three vehicles collided. First responders did report multiple injuries, but the number of victims was not specified. Paramedics provided medical aid to the individuals at the crash site, and cleanup teams removed debris from the roadway.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence begins to surface, more information will be revealed to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and loving thoughts to the people involved in the accident and wish them fast and efficient recoveries during this difficult time of healing.
Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect the U-Haul, Toyota, and LBL for mechanical issues or system failure. Officials will also consider if drunk driving, drug abuse, negligence, distracted driving, or reckless behavior played any part in the events leading up to the crash.
In the case of an accident caused by negligence or distracted driving, the non-guilty victims will 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, painful injuries, and preservation of well-being.
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.