Metrolink Train Involved in Collision near Tapo Street
SIMI VALLEY, CA (February 12, 2020) – One person was injured in a crash between a Metrolink train and a car near Los Angeles Avenue on Wednesday evening.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened near Tapo Street on the VC Line 121 to Moorpark just after 7:00 PM.
Reports from the Ventura County Fire Department showed that the train crashed into the car stationed on the tracks at the time of the incident.
The paramedics treated the driver at the scene before transporting the victim to a local hospital. No train passengers suffered injuries.
The car sustained moderate damage, and the train service schedule faced interruption while crews cleaned up the area.
The authorities are still investigating the cause of the crash.
Consider the area where you are driving. Do not stop on train tracks, especially during a traffic jam. Keeping the area open will ensure you are not in the way when a train passes through. By being careful when behind the wheel, you can keep yourself and others around you safe.
If a loved one has suffered injuries in a crash involving a train, reach out to the personal injury lawyers at Sweet Lawyers. We have over 40 years of experience in the legal field. As a result, we know what it takes to win your case. Our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with cases including car accidents, wrongful death, personal injury, and disability. Call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a professional in your area. In addition, we can also be contacted 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by email, online chat, and text message. We know what it takes to win your lawsuit. Above all, we believe you deserve the best legal representation and proper compensation for your pain and suffering. Let us help you and your family during this difficult time in your lives. You are not alone, let us guide you through the next steps.