5 Hurt in Santa Clarita Crash on 14 Freeway near Agua Dulce Canyon Road
SANTA CLARITA, CA (February 1, 2021) – Sunday afternoon, five people suffered injuries in a multi-vehicle accident on 14 Freeway near Agua Dulce Canyon Road.
The authorities received a report of the crash just after 12:30 p.m., said Supervisor Bernard Peters with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. Moreover, it happened on the southbound 14 Freeway near Agua Dulce Canyon Road.
“We just got on scene,” Peters confirmed at 1:00 p.m. There were three ambulances ordered but there haven’t been any transports to the hospital just yet.”
Meanwhile, the authorities issued a SigAlert that shut down southbound number 1 and 2 lanes in the area for approximately 30 minutes.
Furthermore, by 2:00 p.m., the authorities confirmed that out of five patients, two were in critical condition.
The authorities continue to investigate the incident.
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 of a multi-vehicle accident.
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Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says that serious car accident cases may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
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