Buttonwillow, CA (March 11, 2023) – At least one person was transported to a local hospital following an automobile accident that took place in the Buttonwillow area on Thursday evening, March 9.
Calls for assistance were received by the California Highway Patrol troopers at approximately 545 p.m.
According to reports, a burgundy Honda CRV and a white Dodge van with green lettering collided on California State Route 46. The incident blocked multiple lanes of the road just west of the Interstate 5 off-ramp.
California Highway Patrol troopers responded to the scene and remained on-site for a significant amount of time as they tended to the injured parties and worked to clear the road.
Paramedics were dispatched to render aid to injured victims and transport them to local hospitals.
Investigations to determine what caused the accident are underway.
Car Accidents in California
Being involved in a car accident can be incredibly difficult to deal with. Unfortunately, more than half a million accidents take place in California every year. These accidents send hundreds of thousands of people to area hospitals for the treatment of injuries. Following an automobile accident, victims are often left with serious injuries that require extensive medical treatment. Common injuries that victims suffer from include:
- Spinal cord injuries.
- Traumatic brain injuries.
- Compound fractures.
- Internal organ injuries.
- Severe lacerations and cuts.
- Burn injuries.
When victims suffer from these and other serious injuries due to automobile accidents, they are able to take legal action against the person who is responsible for the crash taking place. Filing a personal injury claim can provide you with financial relief for some of the damages that you face. These include:
Lost earning capacity: If your accident left you permanently disabled, you can recover compensation to alleviate the lost earning capacity that you will endure over your lifetime of being unable to work.
Medical bills: You have the legal right to secure financial compensation for some of the damages that you face. This includes compensation for your media expenses and long-term care costs. You can get money for your hospitalization, medication, medical devices, and more.
Loss of enjoyment of life: Without a doubt, injuries have an overwhelming impact on the lives of victims. For this reason, you can get compensation for the loss of enjoyment of life that your injuries have caused.
Vehicle repairs: It is crucial to get your vehicle back on the road as soon as possible. For this reason, you can request money to repair or replace your vehicle from the defendant.
At Wilshire Law Firm, we are committed to offering the best legal representation for our clients. Our highly experienced attorneys provide trusted and knowledgeable advice designed to get you the justice you deserve. We understand that filing a personal injury lawsuit can be overwhelming, so we strive to make your journey as stress-free as possible. With a proven track record of success since 2007, you can trust us with your case. Contact us today or schedule a free consultation at 800-358-1884 and let Wilshire Law Firm help fight for justice on your behalf.