Traffic Collision on Interstate 5 Results in Injury
Bakersfield, CA (December 30, 2021)– On Saturday, a person sustained serious injuries in a solo-vehicle crash on Interstate 5.
The authorities received the crash report at around 10:30 a.m. near Fort Tejon State Park.
Investigating officers said a person was thrown from a northbound vehicle that flipped multiple times.
The paramedics immediately flew the victim to a nearby hospital.
Moreover, officers said that the vehicle went into a ravine and landed on its roof.
The authorities are still investigating this accident.
Moreover, doing a simple safety check on your vehicle before you leave plays a big part in arriving safely at your destination.
Start by inspecting your vehicle’s headlights and turn signals. Make 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.
Most importantly, stay focused while on the road. Remove all distractions that could cause accidents such as mobile phone use, unstrapped toddlers, etc.
Injuries May Happen While Traveling
A personal injury occurs when a person suffers any kind of physical, emotional, or psychological injury. The term “personal injury” covers a wide range of cases that occur from car accidents just like assaults, slip, and fall accidents, injuries from defective products or machinery, and traffic accidents like the solo-vehicle crash on Interstate 5.
When the involved individual failed to meet their duty of care, unexpected and unnecessary personal injuries can take place.
Damages from a personal injury lawsuit range from emotional trauma, physical and mental disability, pain and suffering, disfigurement, bodily injuries, and a range of financial losses.
Consult with an experienced personal injury lawyer at Sweet Lawyers if suffered injuries due to someone else’s negligence.