Injuries Reported in Douglas City Crash on Highway 3 and Deer Lick Springs Road
DOUGLAS CITY, CA (February 10, 2021) – Early Monday, two people suffered injuries in an accident on Highway 3 and Deer Lick Springs Road.
At around 1:45 a.m., a male and a female passenger came to Trinity General Hospital in Weaverville. Both of them sustained major injuries.
The 29-year-old Lewiston woman and 30-year-old Weaverville man said that the incident happened on Highway 3, south of Douglas City.
Thus, the authorities searched the area and located the 2016 Dodge Charger 200 feet down. They fell into a heavily wooded ravine off Highway 3 around 3.5 miles, south of Deer Lick Springs Road.
Despite the extensive search, the authorities didn’t find the driver. At this time, the CHP is still determining the driver of the vehicle before the collision. At this time, the unidentified person hasn’t reached out to the authorities.
Also, the CHP handles the continuation of the investigation of the major-injury crash. Thus, they urged anyone with information about the crash to contact the CHP Trinity River Area at (530) 623-3832.
Always pay attention to other drivers, especially on busy freeways. Whenever you are behind the wheel of a vehicle, it is your responsibility to follow all traffic laws. Make sure to avoid distractions that can lead to serious auto accidents. As a driver, maintain a safe speed and only drive when you are alert and sober.
Turning to a Personal Injury Attorney
The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney.
Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
“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 of Sweet Lawyers.
We encourage you to speak with us today if you have suffered injuries in an auto accident. At Sweet Lawyers, we understand the impact of accidents on victims, and the financial difficulties they have to go through. Our seasoned personal injury lawyers will provide you with the best legal representation and guide you to a high settlement. Moreover, with over 44 years of experience in the legal field, we know how to tackle your case from all angles. For more information, call us today at (800) 674 7852.