Injuries Reported in Stockton Traffic Accident on Highway 99 near Carpenter Road
STOCKTON, CA (July 17, 2022) – Saturday morning, six people sustained injuries in a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 99 near Carpenter Road.
According to California Highway Patrol Officer Tom Olsen, the incident happened at around 5:00 a.m. Moreover, it occurred on Highway 99 at the Carpenter Road exit.
Reports revealed that a big rig rear-ended a box truck for still unknown reasons. Then, the force of the crash pushed the box truck southeast where it overturned. Moments later, a Buick Enclave struck the box truck.
Moreover, two occupants of the Buick, a man, and his wife sustained moderate injuries. Meanwhile, their three children sustained minor and moderate injuries. Also, the box truck driver suffered moderate injuries. Meanwhile, the big rig driver suffered no injuries in the crash, CHP added.
Furthermore, the incident blocked three lanes of the highway but has long since reopened.
Meanwhile, the incident remained under investigation.
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 that 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.
Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says that the crash on Highway 99 near Carpenter Road 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. Thus, let us fight for you, and achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Furthermore, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation with a professional.