Injuries Reported in San Mateo County Accident on Highway 1 and Tom Lantos Tunnels
SAN MATEO COUNTY, CA (March 8, 2021) – Sunday night, two drivers suffered injuries in a head-on crash on Highway 1 and Tom Lantos Tunnels.
The authorities received a report of the incident at around 5:28 p.m.
According to the California Highway Patrol San Francisco, it happened on Highway 1 near Devil’s Slide Trail. Moreover, it took place between Montara and Pacifica and shut down the highway in both directions.
According to reports, a driver traveling north on Highway 1 lost control, south of Tom Lantos Tunnels. Then, the vehicle steered up the rocks and then went back across all lanes of traffic. Afterward, it crashed head-on with another vehicle driving south on Highway 1, said CHP Officer Mark Andrews.
As a result, responders rushed both drivers to the hospital through an ambulance. However, the extent of their injuries remains unknown.
By 6:30 p.m., all lanes have reopened.
The Emerging Need to Legal Representation after a Crash
Despite the peculiar circumstances of this year, auto accidents continue to be a part of daily life. And as common of an occurrence, as they are, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a car crash. It is therefore important to know how to proceed in case you find yourself involved in a traffic collision.
With that being said, it is vital to have a legal representation. By doing so, it can help you attain compensation on Medical bills and loss of earnings. It can also help your future medicals, pain, and suffering, loss of consortium, and more.
“We can secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge. Having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference,” explains Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
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