Woman Suffers Head Injury in Hit-and-Run Accident in Covelo
Covelo, CA (June 22, 2021)– On Monday, a mother and child were injured in Covelo hit-and-run crash.
The accident took place at 7:40 p.m. when the suspect’s vehicle ran a stop sign.
Unfortunately, the victims’ vehicle was struck and they careened into a bush.
Authorities said the woman incurred a head injury. Rescuers both transported the woman and child to Howard Memorial Hospital in Willits.
Meanwhile, officers said the mother is 25 years old and the child is one year old.
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.
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Thousands of people across California 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.
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