Sacramento, CA (March 13, 2023) – A car accident left one person injured on the south side of Sacramento on Saturday evening, March 11.
According to California Highway Patrol troopers, a red pickup truck was struck by a white man while traveling in the area of 4217 Stockton Boulevard at around 6:50 p.m.
Authorities arrived at the scene and located the damaged vehicles blocking the road. Tow trucks were requested at the scene to remove the damaged vehicles.
Injuries were reported in this accident. Emergency medical services responded to care for the injured victims and transported them to area hospitals.
Investigations are underway by the California Highway Patrol at this time.
Car Accidents in California
A motor vehicle accident can have a devastating impact on your life. Unfortunately, thousands of people are harmed every month as a result of collisions right here in California. In most cases, these accidents are a result of negligence. Leading factors and collisions in our state include:
- Inattention: drivers who do not have their full attention on the road ahead often because serious accidents that leave victims with life-altering injuries.
- Weaving between lanes: When drivers weave in and out of traffic recklessly, they can strike other vehicles and cause serious harm.
- Running red lights: Drivers who pass through red lights place everyone around them at risk. Unfortunately, we see a significant number of intersection accidents take place for this very reason.
- Tailgating: Following too closely to another vehicle can have devastating consequences. This is especially true if the vehicle ahead of you has to stop suddenly and unexpectedly.
When traveling along our state’s busy roadways, it is crucial that drivers are responsible and considerate of others. Regrettably, motor vehicle accidents continue to take place as a result of drivers who fail to maintain their vehicles safely. Being hurt in an accident can have an overwhelming impact on a person’s life. Victims are often left with life-altering injuries that impact their health and well-being forever.
After being involved in an accident, victims often have to go through surgery and remain hospitalized for several days. In severe cases, victims may require months of therapy and rehabilitation. Dealing with the overwhelming aftermath of an automobile collision can be incredibly difficult. In California, victims often have legal options available to help them move forward.
At Wilshire Law Firm, we take great pride in helping injury victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our experienced attorneys have a proven track record of success in personal injury cases and are committed to fighting for the rights of our clients every step of the way. If you are looking for legal representation that is unsurpassed in quality and service, then look no further than Wilshire Law Firm. By calling 800-358-1884, we can schedule a free consultation to discuss your case and get started.