San Jose, CA – Injuries Reported after Two-Vehicle Traffic Collision on Northbound 280 Freeway near Saratoga Avenue Off-Ramp
San Jose, CA (August 31, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that victims sustained non-life threatening injuries as the result of a traffic collision involving two vehicles that transpired along the northbound lanes of the 280 Freeway, in the vicinity of the Saratoga Avenue off-ramp. The accident occurred at approximately 5:24 PM on Thursday, August 30, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash has been revealed.
According to the report from CHP, a silver SUV slammed into the rear end of a black Honda for indeterminate reasons along northbound 280. Sometime later, paramedics were dispatched to the crash site and rendered aid to an unspecified number of victims, who suffered non-life threatening injuries.
The current physical conditions of these individuals were not immediately disclosed.
After the crash, two trucks removed the wrecked vehicles from the freeway.
Presently, the California Highway Patrol is conducting an ongoing investigation into a probable cause for the accident.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and our most loving thoughts to the victims of the crash and wish them swift and efficient recoveries from their injuries.
Two-Vehicle Collision in San Jose
Based on the information provided by CHP, many issues surrounding the two-vehicle collision remain unresolved. As the investigation continues, officials will consider if one or both drivers had consumed drugs or alcohol prior to operating their vehicles or had simply failed to comply with established traffic laws. Likewise, forensic teams will inspect the SUV and the Honda and examine photos of the crash site to determine if mechanical issues or system failure contributed to the accident in any way.
In the event of a traffic accident caused by negligence or wrongdoing, the non-guilty injured victims may have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party and, ultimately, 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.
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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.