Ambulances Respond to Highway 101 2-Car Accident
Leggett, CA (August 13, 2022) On Friday, a young girl and 2 adults suffered serious injuries in a 2-vehicle crash on Highway 101.
Authorities say that the 2-car accident happened at about 7:15 p.m. at mile marker 95.7 of Highway 101.
Reports say that 2 vehicles collided with one ending on its top off the road and the other rest in the roadway and blocking both lanes of the highway.
Officials say that rescuers extricated one person from the overturned vehicle. Moreover, first responders performed a partial amputation to the right leg of a young female.
Meanwhile, authorities requested 2 air ambulances and ground ambulances. The helicopter landed near the intersection of Highway 1 and Highway 101.
While it is true, that 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 why paying attention to the road while behind the wheel plays a big part in making sure we arrive safely at our destination.
Preventing Injury Collision
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:
- Always drive at a controllable speed.
- Never assume you know the other driver’s intention.
- Be prepared to positively react to other drivers.
- Yield at intersections, even if you have right of way.
- Stay focused on the road. Remove all distractions such as mobile phone use, unstrapped toddlers, etc.
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