Riverside Collision Injures 14-Year-Old Girl
Riverside, CA (April 14, 2022) – On Thursday, an 18-year-old man and a 14-year-old girl sustained injuries in a solo-vehicle crash on Brockton Avenue.
This traffic incident happened about 8 a.m. at the intersection of 12th Street.
Officers said the man was at the wheel of a 2004 Honda Civic traveling south when the vehicle swerved into the opposite lanes and slammed into a light pole.
Right away, the paramedics arrived and located the unidentified driver critically injured. The teen passenger, also not identified, sustained minor injuries.
The emergency team took them to Riverside Community Hospital for treatment.
“At this time, it is unknown if drugs or alcohol were contributing factors,” an officer says.
Please reach out to the police Traffic Bureau at 951-826-8720 if you have further details about this collision.
Inspect your vehicle’s headlights and turn signals. Be sure that both front and rear headlamps are working properly and visible enough a couple of yards away.
Also, take a reading of your tire pressure and make sure you maintain the recommended maximum. While at it, take a peek under your vehicle and ensure there are no loose objects or leaks.
Most importantly, stay focused while on the road. Remove all distractions that could cause accidents such as mobile phone use, unstrapped toddlers, etc.
Vehicle Collision Results in Injuries
A personal injury occurs when a person suffers any kind of physical, emotional, or psychological injury. The term “personal injury” covers a wide range of cases that occur from car accidents just like what happened in the vehicle crash on Brockton Avenue, assaults, slip and fall accidents, injuries from defective products or machinery, and some more cases.
When the involved individual/ suspect failed to meet their duty of care, unexpected and unnecessary personal injuries can take place.
Damages from a personal injury lawsuit range from emotional trauma, physical and mental disability, pain and suffering, disfigurement, bodily injuries, and a range of financial losses.