People Hospitalized in Victorville Traffic Accident
Victorville, CA (September 19, 2023) – At about 12:52 a.m. on Sunday, 19-year-old Garret King of Hesperia and other people were injured following a collision on Mojave Drive.
Victorville deputies, American Emergency Response, and the Victorville Fire Department responded to the crash near the intersection of with East Trail.
At the scene, deputies and medical personnel rendered aid to several occupants involved in the crash, sheriff’s officials said.
Investigators said King was driving a an eastbound Chevrolet Camaro on Mojave Drive when the traffic collisions happened.
King’s vehicle broadsided an Infiniti Q50 that turned southbound from Mojave Drive onto East Trail.
Afterward, King swerved into the westbound lane of Mojave Drive and his Camaro collided head-on into a Tesla Model X that was preparing to turn left.
All the Tesla occupants were taken to area hospitals with injuries. Similarly, King was also taken to a hospital for treatment.
Officers did not say the number of occupants in the Tesla and their conditions. They are still investigating.
Follow Traffic Rules
It is always necessary to follow all driving laws and road conditions. If you see any vehicle or driver that looks dangerous, keep your distance. If you see a vehicle weaving in and out of the lanes, move over a few lanes and get out of their way.
Drive defensively to ensure the safety of surrounding vehicles, drivers, and pedestrians.
Driver Garret King and Others Hospitalized in Victorville Traffic Accident
Indeed, driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives. It is one of the most dangerous activities we do daily. Consequently, as common as they are, many people do not suspect what follows in the event of a traffic crash like the traffic collision on Mojave Drive.
Furthermore, according to the United States Department of Transportation (DOT), there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Additionally, it is crucial to remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath of a traffic accident.
Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers, says that serious car accident cases may call for a separate investigation spearheaded by an experienced lawyer fighting on behalf of the injured party. A lawyer will make sure victims are not cheated of the proper compensation they are owed.
“Furthermore, we have the ability to secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge. Having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference”
Reach out to Sweet Lawyers and talk to our legal experts. A lawyer will exhaust every avenue to ensure you get the maximum settlement. They will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain essential data to help your case.