1 Hospitalized in El Cajon Auto Accident on Interstate 8 near Mollison Avenue
EL CAJON, CA (December 21, 2021) – Saturday afternoon, a man sustained injuries in a vehicle crash on Interstate 8 near Mollison Avenue.
According to California Highway Patrol Officer Matt Baranowski, the incident happened at around 5:45 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on Interstate 8 near Mollison Avenue.
Reports revealed that a 2014 Hyundai Elentra rear-ended a gold 2002 Buick. According to reports, the Hyundai blocked the slow lane after running out of fuel. Then, the force of the crash pushed the Buick to hit its driver standing near the driver’s side of the vehicle.
Moreover, responders transported the driver, a 22-year-old man, to a hospital with serious injuries.
Furthermore, the Hyundai driver, a 32-year-old woman, remained at the scene to cooperate with the authorities.
Meanwhile, officials do not believe that drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.
May this incident be a reminder for all motorists to drive responsibly. Drivers should also keep in mind that distracted driving, speeding, and failing to yield will lead to dangerous road accidents.
How To Proceed From a Crash
Driving is essential for many to move about in their lives. However, it is one of the most dangerous daily maneuvers. Thus, it is therefore important to know how to proceed in case you find yourself involved in a traffic collision.
On the AAA Foundation Website, chief executive officer Peter Kissinger repeatedly labeled the epidemic of motor vehicle-related accidents a “public health crisis.”
Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney at Sweet Lawyers, says that serious auto 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.
If you or a loved one suffered serious injuries in a crash, reach out to the attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Above all, we understand what you are going through, and our team is here to ensure your legal rights are safeguarded. Moreover, with over 40 decades in the field, we have the experience and the tools to win your case. Call us today at (800) 674 7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation. For your convenience, you can also reach us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by email, online chat, and text message.