2 Hospitalized in Homer Accident on Interstate 40 near Mountain Springs Road
HOMER, CA (November 2, 2021) – Monday night, two people sustained injuries in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 40 near Mountain Springs Road.
According to California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 6:26 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on westbound Interstate 40, just west of Mountain Springs Road.
Reports revealed that a Ford Ranger with a trailer lost control and rolled over to its roof. Just seconds later, a Toyota Tacoma collided with the crashed Ford.
Moreover, responders transported one person to a UMC Las Vegas via Careflight with critical injuries. Then, paramedics transported another patient to C.R.M.C. Needles for treatment. Also, a third patient was rushed to UMC Las Vegas via helicopter.
Furthermore, officials urged everyone to avoid the area and to find alternate routes.
Meanwhile, the events leading to the crash remains under investigation.
As a driver, it is your responsibility to be a proactive driver, rather than a reactive one. Moreover, driving defensively prepares you for emergencies.
Moving Forward in a Multi-Vehicle Accident
According to the US Department of Transportation, there are nearly 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Indeed, common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, one must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath.
Sweet Lawyers offer legal representation from experienced and compassionate attorneys that safeguard your legal rights.
Ultimately, we value the trust and respect of our clients. Thus, we want them to know that injuries sustained in an accident often don’t become apparent until months later when it is too late.
Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says that the crash on Interstate 40 near Mountain Springs Road may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
If you have been involved in a dangerous multi-vehicle accident, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. Furthermore, we have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your injury case. Let us fight for you, and achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation with a professional.