Injuries Reported in Encinitas Accident on Encinitas Boulevard and Via Cantebria
ENCINITAS, CA (April 26, 2022) – Sunday morning, nine people required hospitalization after a multi-vehicle crash on Encinitas Boulevard and Via Cantebria.
The incident occurred just before 8:30 a.m. when a speeding Nissan Sentra failed to yield to authorities. Minutes later, the pursuit ended in a crash on Encinitas Boulevard and Via Cantebria.
According to reports, the driver failed to yield at a red light and made an illegal left turn. The crash involved the Nissan, a Chevy Traverse, and a Volkswagen Jetta all stalled in the intersection.
Meanwhile, the CHP confirmed that the Jetta driver was a 25-year-old Carlsbad resident. Meanwhile, a 32-year-old Encinitas woman drove the Chevrolet with her 1-year-old and 3-year-old sons in the vehicle.
Moreover, the suspect was a 19-year-old man with five occupants whose ages ranged from 16 to 20 years old.
After the crash, responders transported nine people to the hospital as a precaution.
Meanwhile, the authorities charged the Nissan’s 19-year-old driver with felony charges including reckless evading of a police officer.
At this time, the authorities investigates alcohol and drugs as possible factors in the crash.
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 Encinitas Boulevard and Via Cantebria 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.