Injuries Sustained in Santa Clarita Crash on 5 Freeway near Calgrove Boulevard
SANTA CLARITA, CA (February 17, 2021) – Tuesday morning, six people suffered injuries in an accident on 5 Freeway near Calgrove Boulevard.
The first responders came to the scene at about 9:35 a.m., revealed Jonathan Matheny, a spokesperson for the Los Angeles County Fire Department. Moreover, the incident happened on northbound 5 Freeway near Calgrove Boulevard, north of the Newhall Pass.
“One vehicle went down an embankment approximately 50 feet,” Matheny added.
As a result, one adult and five children suffered minor injuries in the collision, said Fire officials.
At this time, the cause of the crash remains unknown. Thus, the authorities continue to investigate the accident.
Dealing with Similar Incidents
Accidents can leave you or your passengers severely injured, disfigured, and permanently disabled. Common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards.
To avoid being involved in a car accident, a driver must aim high in steering. Don’t make your steering adjustments based on what is directly in front of you, but rather what is down the road. If the road is winding to the right, for example, look as far into the turn as possible. This will improve your safety and make your turns smoother.
Also, the most valuable step you can take in response to a crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery. At the same time, securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
“A common misconception is that personal injury lawyers don’t care. That is simply not true. Injury lawyers care about and want justice for their clients. Also, we are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or a loved one has recently been involved in a similar accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. Our attorneys will guide you through every step of the way. Also, we are here to assure that you receive the justice and compensation that you deserve. Call our offices today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a professional.