Mountain View, CA (March 10, 2023) – Authorities in Mountain View confirmed that two people were left injured following a multivehicle pileup that took place during the evening hours on Wednesday, March 8.
At approximately 8:25 p.m., a total of five vehicles collided on the northbound side of Highway 101. The incident prompted emergency officials to arrive at the scene and immediately close off the roadway just north of the off-ramp for Rengstorff Avenue.
Emergency officials went to work on removing a black Mazda, a gray Nissan, a black Tesla, and two great Toyotas from the road.
Two people were injured in the accident. The victims were provided care at the scene and transported to Stanford Hospital for emergency treatment.
California Highway Patrol troopers are currently investigating the crash.
Car Accidents in California
Dealing with the devastation that a motor vehicle accident can bring is incredibly challenging. Unfortunately, hundreds of thousands of accidents take place in California every year, which result in overwhelming consequences.
In most cases, crash victims are left with painful injuries that require immediate medical care. Spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and even severe compound fractures can require weeks or even months of treatment. In severe cases, victims have to go through months or even years of therapy to recover. There are also many cases where victims never overcome their injuries and are left permanently disabled.
In addition to the physical consequences that crashes bring, we see a significant number of crash victims who are forced to deal with overwhelming emotional consequences. Post-traumatic stress disorder from a car crash is very real and can be incredibly difficult to endure. Unfortunately, it is also common to see victims suffer from depression, anxiety, and simply feeling hopeless and helpless.
Trying to overcome these and other challenges in the aftermath of a car crash can be quite difficult. Victims often struggle significantly to move forward.
Not only do victims face physical and emotional consequences, but they are often forced to deal with significant financial impacts as well. Towering medical expenses, lost wages, and vehicle repair costs can be incredibly challenging to endure. For this reason, it is crucial that victims are aware of the legal options they have.
Wilshire Law Firm has been proud to serve personal injury victims for the past 15 years and has recovered over $1 billion in settlements and verdicts. With our dedicated team of lawyers, you can be assured of receiving quality representation and receiving the justice that you deserve. Our free consultation allows us to assess your case accurately so we can help you get the compensation that you are entitled to for any injury caused by negligence. So if you or someone you know has been injured in an accident, contact us today at 800-358-1884 and let us assist in getting those responsible accountable for their actions