San Luis Obispo Multi-Vehicle Accident on California Boulevard and Foothill Boulevard
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA (October 12, 2021) – Monday morning, a rollover crash on California Boulevard and Foothill Boulevard led to no major injuries.
The incident that damaged eight cars occurred at about 11:15 a.m. Moreover, it happened on California Boulevard, southeast of Foothill Boulevard.
According to reports, a man driving a white GMC Sierra lost control of the truck. Then, it overturned and crashed into seven cars parked along the street.
San Luis Obispo City Fire Department came to the scene after receiving reports of the driver being trapped inside.
Thus, two trucks, an engine, a battalion chief, and an ambulance came to the scene.
“He was in moderate distress,” Battalion Chief Ray Hais revealed. “We transported him to Sierra Vista Hospital for further evaluation.”
Moreover, the crash led to no major injuries.
The crash broke the truck’s windshield and the front right wheel. Also, the crash crushed the front of the truck.
Meanwhile, the authorities confirmed that the seven parked cars has no occupants. All vehicles sustained significant damage.
“Distracted driving is unsafe driving,” Hais advised drivers. “We’ve always got to focus on the road and what we’re doing while we’re driving.
As a driver, it is your responsibility to be a proactive driver, rather than a reactive one. Moreover, driving defensively prepares you for emergencies.
Moving Forward in a Multi-Vehicle Accident
According to the US Department of Transportation, there are nearly 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Indeed, common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, one must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath.
Sweet Lawyers offer legal representation from experienced and compassionate attorneys that safeguard your legal rights.
Ultimately, we value the trust and respect of our clients. Thus, we want them to know that injuries sustained in an accident often don’t become apparent until months later when it is too late.
Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers says that the crash on California Boulevard and Foothill Boulevard may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
If you have been involved in a dangerous multi-vehicle accident, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. Furthermore, we have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your injury case. Let us fight for you, and achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Thus, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation with a professional.