Dozens of Vehicles Involved in Pile-Up Crash on I-15 Freeway, 9 People Injured
Cajon Pass, CA (July 17, 2020) – Earlier today, 8 people were injured in a pile-up car crash on I-15 Freeway.
At approximately 6:13 AM, authorities received the report of a multi-vehicle collision near highway 138.
The said report stated that dozens of vehicles were involved in a pile-up crash, blocking all lanes of traffic.
When police arrived at the scene, they found up to 30 cars were involved in the crash.
Moreover, rescuers checked each and every vehicle for people needing medical attention. A total of eight people were treated for non-fatal injuries.
Meanwhile, traffic on the northbound lane stood at a complete stop. Authorities advised motorists to take a different route.
CHP is investigating the cause of the crash.
As always, stay focus when driving. Avoid possible distractions that might cause severe accidents.
What to Do in Vehicle Crash
Roadways, while scrupulously created and mapped for efficient travel, are one of the most dangerous settings. Therefore, it is crucial that everyone remain calm in order to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an automobile collision.
Thousands of people across California suffer injuries in traffic collisions every year. Therefore, it is crucial to know how to proceed in case you find yourself injured after an accident. The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring. Sweet Lawyers offer legal representation from experienced and compassionate attorneys that safeguard your legal rights. We value the trust and respect of our clients, which is why we continuously fight to hold liable parties accountable and award our clients the compensation they deserve. “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. We are driven by the desire to make our clients whole again,” says Steve Baric of Sweet Lawyers, an attorney practicing for over 40 years.
Here are the steps we need to do in a crash:
Before anything else, seek medical attention if you have been hurt.
Then, get to a safe place to prevent further damage or injury.
Also, collect as much information as possible: insurance and contact information of people involved in the accident, pictures/videos of vehicles involved, and documentation of fault Do not forget to include whatever that can be used for evidence.
Additionally, file a police report or incident report by calling 911.
Finally, hire an experienced personal injury attorney from Sweet Lawyers
Who to Turn to in Case of Vehicle Crash
To conclude, it is best to reach out to the expert attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of expertise in the legal field. Call our offices at (800) 674 7852. You may also send us an e-mail, or talk to our live chatfor a free consultation with a professional in your area.