Roseville, CA (February 20, 2023) – A motor vehicle accident was reported in the Roseville area on Saturday that resulted in injuries.
On February 18th, troopers with the California Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a collision that had taken place on Highway 65.
According to reports, several vehicles collided on the northbound side of the highway in the area near Pleasant Grove Boulevard.
The incident blocked multiple lanes of travel, causing severe delays throughout the area.
Firefighters and California Highway Patrol troopers responded to provide assistance on-site.
At least one person suffered injuries and had to be transported to a local hospital.
The California Highway Patrol is actively investigating the accident.
Car Accidents in California
Car accidents take place far too often in California. Every year, thousands of people are killed, and tens of thousands of people are hospitalized with injuries that require medical attention. In many cases, people end up suffering debilitating injuries due to crashes that are caused by negligent and reckless drivers.
Leading factors in car crashes here in California include:
- Drivers who do not yield the right of way
- Drivers who are operating their vehicles at too high of a speed.
- Divers who are under the influence of either illegal or prescription drugs.
- Drivers who are impaired by alcohol.
- Drivers who are too tired to operate their vehicles.
- Drivers who are distracted due to using their phones.
If you have been hurt in a car crash that was caused by the negligent or reckless actions of another driver, you may be able to pursue a personal injury case against them. A Roseville car accident lawyer can help you seek the maximum amount of compensation possible for all of the losses and damages that you face.
You are eligible to receive compensation for any lost earnings you incurred as a result of missing work as a direct result of your injuries. This may include financial compensation to cover the time you had to take off work in order to attend to your medical needs, recuperate, and for any other reasons that are directly related to the accident that you were involved in.
You have the right to include all of your medical expenses in your personal injury claim related to the accident. This includes any and all visits to your doctor, as well as any and all hospital stays and surgical procedures.
If the collision caused damage to your vehicle, you are eligible to receive compensation for those costs. Pain and suffering damages can refer to both the physical pain and suffering that was caused by the accident, as well as the mental anguish that it caused. The extent of your pain and suffering damages is based on how seriously your injuries have disrupted your daily life.
At Wilshire Law Firm, we understand the devastating effects that can follow a severe car accident. Our seasoned and award-winning legal team will work hard on your behalf to ensure justice is served. With decades of combined experience and extensive knowledge of California personal injury laws, you can trust that we’ll help fight for maximum compensation following an accident. If you or someone you know has been injured in a car crash, don’t hesitate to contact us today at 800-358-1884 for a free consultation and get started with your case.