San Francisco, CA (March 6, 2023) – At least one person was provided transportation to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries following an automobile accident that took place in San Francisco.
On March 5, the California Highway Patrol was notified that they were needed at the scene of a car crash on US Highway 101.
At approximately 10:35 a.m., a black Toyota Camry and a white Chevrolet Tahoe collided in lane one along the northbound side of US Highway 101. The incident prompted officials to block off the highway near Exit 422 at the San Francisco International Airport.
Tow trucks responded to the scene of the accident to remove the damaged vehicles. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries.
The circumstances surrounding the accident are currently being investigated.
Car Accidents in California
Preventable motor vehicle accidents are reported every day in the state of California. Unfortunately, many people involved in these accidents are left with severe injuries that negatively affect their lives forever. Some of the most common injuries that we see here in California include:
- Spinal cord fractures that can lead to paralysis.
- Cut, lacerations, and bruises.
- Severe burn injuries.
- Internal organ injuries like bleeding and lung punctures.
- Trauma to the head or traumatic brain injuries
- Severe compound fractures.
In the majority of cases, people suffer these and other debilitating injuries in accidents as a result of driving. When drivers are impaired, speeding, or engaging in other reckless actions, they run the risk of losing control of their vehicles and crashing into other innocent motorists nearby.
If you have been hurt as a result of a car crash, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. Working with a San Francisco car accident lawyer can provide you with the best chance of seeking the maximum compensation possible for some of the losses and damages you face. This can include recovering money for your medical costs, lost earnings, pain and suffering, and more. It is important that you reach out to a skilled legal team right away to ensure your legal rights and best interests are protected every step of the way.
At Wilshire Law Firm, our experienced injury attorneys are committed to providing the best legal advice and representation for our clients. We understand that dealing with an injury can be difficult and stressful, so we aim to make sure we are with you every step of the way. Whether you need help understanding your rights or want guidance about filing a claim, contact us today at 800-358-1884 for a free consultation to start getting the justice you deserve.