Contra Costa, CA (February 24, 2023) – A multi-vehicle accident took place in the Contra Costa area that resulted in injuries on Thursday evening, February 23.
According to law enforcement, at approximately 6:20 p.m., a white sedan, a gray sedan, a white SUV, and a fourth unidentified vehicle collided on the eastbound side of Interstate 80.
The incident prompted officials to close off the roadway near California State Route 4. Several damaged vehicles came to rest on the roadway blocking lanes one and two of travel. The incident caused severe delays in traffic.
Emergency officials responded to the scene of the accident and blocked off the lanes occupied by the damaged vehicles as they worked to clear the scene.
Emergency medical services responded to care for victims and to provide them with transportation to local hospitals.
The car accident remains under investigation at this time.
Car Accidents in California
Predicting how a motor vehicle accident will impact your life is nearly impossible. Unfortunately, hundreds of people are left to deal with the overwhelming consequences as a result of these accidents every year.
There are many instances where people are left with internal organ injuries, trauma to the head, broken bones, and other serious injuries that impact their lives forever. Unfortunately, the physical consequences that victims injure are only made worse by the mental and emotional impact they have.
Injured parties often have to go through months of therapy and rehabilitation. Many victims have to spend tens of thousands of dollars on medical care. Unfortunately, victims are often forced out of work for an extended period as they recover from their injuries.
If you have suffered injuries as a result of an automobile accident that was caused by the negligent or careless actions of another motorist, you may have legal options available. A Contra Costa car accident lawyer can help you file a personal injury claim against the person responsible for your crash.
Your attorney will be able to gather evidence on your behalf and present the defendant with a demand for compensation for medical expenses, lost earnings, and more. Taking legal action as soon as possible after your accident will provide you with the best chance of seeking maximum compensation for all of the damages that you face.
Wilshire Law Firm is a premier personal injury law firm that has been serving clients for the past 15 years. Our dedicated car accident lawyers are committed to helping clients recover from their injuries and get the justice they deserve, with more than $1 billion in settlements and verdicts successfully recovered over our history. Our law firm has earned numerous accolades and awards over the years and remains fully committed to helping each person we represent get the best possible outcome for their cases. If you or someone you know has been injured due to another party’s negligence, contact our team today at 800-358-1884 for a free consultation and see how we can help.