Interstate 5 Vehicle Crash Injures Drivers
Tacoma, WA (July 04, 2021) – On Saturday, two drivers were injured in Interstate 5 collision.
The accident happened at around 3:40 a.m. at Bay Street.
Apparently, a Tesla was speeding northbound, driving over 100mph when the driver lost control. The vehicle struck a barrier and a pickup in the right lane.
Then, the vehicle finally struck a white van.
The Tesla driver was seriously injured and was rushed to a nearby hospital.
Meanwhile, a second driver sustained minor injuries while the third driver was not injured in the accident.
The authorities said the driver would be cited for reckless driving. They also said alcohol or drugs do not appear as a factor in this accident.
Always perform simple safety checks before you leave.
Start by inspecting 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.
Hire Your Personal Injury Lawyer
Thousands of people across Washington suffer injuries in traffic accidents every year.
As a matter of fact, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), two out of three motorists will be involved in an injury accident during their life.
That is because auto accidents are a major public health threat. They are a leading cause of death for individuals ages 5-64.
Thus, it is crucial that everyone remain calm and know what to do in order to properly handle the immediate aftermath of a traffic crash.
Come to Sweet Lawyers‘ personal injury lawyers. Call us at (800) 674 7852.
Our lawyers will work their best to ensure you get the maximum settlement. They will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain important data that will help your case.