Injuries Reported in Napa Multi-Vehicle Accident on Highway 221 and Napa Valley Corporate Way
NAPA, CA (May 10, 2022) – Saturday afternoon, five people suffered injuries in a four-vehicle crash on Highway 221 and Napa Valley Corporate Way.
The incident happened at 2:40 p.m. on southbound Highway 221, south of Napa Valley Corporate Way. According to reports, a 61-year-old San Francisco man drove a 2007 Acura RDX in the left lane. Then, as it approached slowing traffic, the vehicle rear-ended a 2021 Ram 1500 pickup.
The crash pushed the vehicle into a 2007 Toyota Highlander. Them, the Highlander was forced into a 2020 Lincoln Nautilus.
Meanwhile, an American Medical Response ambulance transported five people, ranging from an infant to an 87-year-old, to the hospital with minor injuries.
Moreover, a 78-year-old female passenger in the Lincoln complained of pain. However, that person refused medical transport.
Due to the limited information, the authorities continue to investigate the crash.
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 to 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.
The crash in Napa 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.