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Yucaipa, CA – Eight Injured in Major Crash on 10 Freeway near Wildwood Canyon Rd

February 27, 2023

Man holding steering wheel in car accident

Yucaipa, CA (February 26, 2023) – Multiple victims were hospitalized following a major motor vehicle accident that took place in Yucaipa on Wednesday, February 22.

Just before 11:00 p.m., the California Highway Patrol was notified that a car crash took place on the 10 Freeway.

Authorities rushed to the scene of the accident, where they located around 20 vehicles all damaged and blocking multiple lanes of the road. Authorities immediately secured the west side of the roadway near Wildwood Canyon Road.

Firefighters and paramedics also responded to the scene of the accident to provide assistance.

Several victims were provided medical care at the scene of the accident. A total of eight of the injured victims were subsequently transported by ambulance to area hospitals for the treatment of injuries.

The circumstances surrounding the accident are being investigated at this time.

Car Accidents in California

Yucaipa, CA – Eight Injured in Major Crash on 10 Freeway near Wildwood Canyon RdEvery year, tens of thousands of people in California get significant injuries as a result of automobile accidents. Traumatic injuries to the brain, spine, and internal organs are all too common among the victims of car accidents. Unfortunately, those involved in any sort of car crash can suffer serious consequences.

The truth is that the vast majority of car crashes can be avoided. Negligent and reckless drivers are a common cause of traffic accidents, resulting in serious injuries to other road users. Intoxicated drivers, distracted motorists, and those who fail to yield are all major causes of motor vehicle accidents, many of which result in serious injuries.

If you or a loved one has been wounded in an automobile accident, you should consult with a lawyer as quickly as possible. Working with a California car accident lawyer will allow you to continue focusing on getting better while they handle the legal proceedings and negotiations surrounding your case.

Your lawyer will visit the scene of the accident to gather evidence. They will interview potential witnesses and record their testimony. They’ll provide you with a copy of the report to keep as evidence in your case. If you hire a skilled and fearless legal team right away, they will do all in their power to build you the best case.

At Wilshire Law Firm, we are committed to helping our clients recover maximum compensation for their injuries and damages. We have decades of experience behind us and a track record that speaks for itself, with having recovered more than $1 billion in damages. Our compassionate California personal injury attorneys will work with you every step of the way to make sure your legal rights are protected, and that justice is served. Give us a call today at 800-358-1884 so that we can discuss your case in more detail and start fighting on your behalf.