Injuries Reported in Glenn County Auto Accident on Highway 162 and County Road V
GLENN COUNTY, CA (February 7, 2023) – Monday morning, a person suffered injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 162 and County Road V.
The incident happened at about 8:00 a.m. on Highway 162 and County Road V, west of Willows.
Reports said that the incident occurred after a person made a left turn onto County Road V.
According to reports, the crash involved two vehicles. Then, responders airlifted one of the drivers to the hospital.
Meanwhile, the authorities shut down the highway for about 45 minutes but have reopened.
At this time, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the California Highway Patrol handles the crash investigation.
Why It Pays to Drive Safely on California Roads
Sharing the road is a shared responsibility. It is important to keep an eye out for those who are on the road with you.
In April 2021, the CHP issued 2,021 citations for those driving over 100 miles per hour. You may be following all the rules but other motorists don’t. Hence, seat belts should always be a priority since it reduces the risk of death by 45%, and decrease the risk of serious injury by 50%.
An accident-free life is never promised. Even so, having connections to legal experts can dictate the severity of the aftermath.
If you’re looking for a trusted car crash attorney, turn to Sweet Lawyers. Moreover, we have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Also, our attorneys and experienced professional legal team have dealt with cases including auto accidents. Call our offices today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation at a location nearest you. Thus, for your convenience, you can contact us 24/7 by email, online chat, and text message.