Injuries Sustained in Riverside County Traffic Incident on Highway 74 near Mountain Center
RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA (April 12, 2021) – Saturday morning, three people sustained injuries after a head-on crash on Highway 74 near Mountain Center.
According to California Highway Patrol, the incident involved two sedans. Moreover, it happened at around 11:15 a.m. on westbound Highway 74 in the area of the 74/243 interchange.
Furthermore, responders from Riverside County Fire Department transported one person via helicopter to a hospital with critical injuries. Paramedics also said that two more victims sustained minor injuries in the crash.
CHP closed westbound Highway 74 to give way to responders and investigation.
Also, it is still unknown how long it would take to clear the wreckage from the head-on collision.
Accidents can often be avoided if drivers remain focused behind the wheel. Additionally, driving defensively can also prevent collisions.
However, if you find yourself unable to safely operate your vehicle, you can always use a ride share app instead. By doing so, you can help to ensure the safety of yourself and others around you.
What Injury Crash Victims Can Do After the Incident
For those injured 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 compensation that you deserve. With us, you can be assured that your auto accident case will be well taken care of. Moreover, call our office today at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional