Ventura, CA – Police Officer Injured after Pursuit and Crash near Kimball Road and Thille Street
Ventura, California (July 10, 2018) – Ventura local news sources reported that a traffic accident involving a police officer took place in the area of Kimball Road and Thille Street. The incident occurred at some time after 10:15 PM at night on July 5, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the police officer and other people involved in the accident at this time.
As per the reports, a police officer received a report of a local shooting and drove to the location, police lights flashing and siren blaring. At one point, the officer reached the intersection of Kimball and Thille when, without warning, an oncoming car attempted to make a right turn. In an attempt to avoid the vehicle, the police officer crashed into a nearby utility pole and street signal. Afterward, the officer was transported to a nearby hospital to receive treatment for non-life threatening injuries.
Law enforcement and medical personnel did not affirm if the second driver was injured.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
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Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect both vehicles 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 negligence or distracted driving resulting in fatalities, all non-guilty crash victims will have the legal rights 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, or painful injuries.
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