Injuries in Crash on Carlos Bee Boulevard
Hayward, CA (January 14, 2022) – On January 01, a 28 and a 26-year-old male driver sustained injuries in a traffic crash on Carlos Bee Boulevard.
Officers responded to the crash scene at around 11:20 p.m. near Mission Boulevard and found two vehicles were involved in the accident.
Right away, the emergency rescuers took the victims to hospitals for treatment of major injuries.
Meanwhile, the authorities are still investigating this traffic incident.
Since you cannot read the intention of the driver in front of you, don’t tailgate. Always maintain some distance between your vehicle and the one ahead in order to give yourself enough response time should the vehicle ahead make a sudden turn or stop.
Traffic Accidents Sometimes Result in Injuries
While driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives, it is one of the most dangerous activities performed daily. That is because auto accidents are a major public health threat.
Traffic accidents are a leading cause of death for individuals ages 5-64.
That is why in accidents like the traffic crash on Carlos Bee Boulevard, it is indeed crucial that everyone drives defensively in order to avoid traffic accidents as much as possible.
Meanwhile, here are some of the things that we can do to practice defensive driving:
-First, always drive at a controllable speed.
-Then, it is also important not to assume you know the other driver’s intention.
– Also, be prepared to positively react to other drivers.
– This one, we should never neglect. Yield at intersections, even if you have right of way.
– Most importantly, stay focused on the road. Remove all distractions such as mobile phone use, unstrapped toddlers, etc.