2 Hospitalized in Trinity County Auto Accident on State Route 299 near Hennessey Road
TRINITY COUNTY, CA (May 23, 2021) – Friday morning, two people sustained injuries in a two-vehicle crash on State Route 299 near Hennessey Road.
According to authorities, the incident happened at around 10:35 a.m. on the parking lot of Burnt Ranch United States Post Office. The crash transpired at 10271 State Route 299, west of Hennessey Road.
Reports revealed that a 2005 Dodge traveled west on State Route 299 east of Hennessey Road. Then, it struck a Toyota attempting to make a left turn from a parking lot.
Authorities said that the Toyota driver failed to see the incoming Dodge that led to the crash.
Furthermore, responders extricated the Toyota driver from the vehicle. Then, they transported the patient to Mercy Medical Center with major injuries.
Paramedics transported a passenger of the Dodge to Mercy Medical Center with major injuries. Meanwhile, another Dodge passenger was taken to Mad River Hospital with moderate injuries.
The incident is under investigation.
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What Crash Victims Can Do After the Incident
For those involved in a crash, it is important to have an independent investigation held to better protect your rights. Thus, hiring the right firm, who has the resources to spend, can make all the difference in getting the compensation you deserve.
“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,” says Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers have been pursuing justice for over 40 years, fighting and advocating for families continuously. Moreover, our team will guide you every step of the way to ensure that you and your loved ones receive the justice and compensation that you deserve. With us, you can be assured that your auto accident case will be well taken care of. Thus, call our office today at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.