Injuries Sustained in Shasta County Auto Accident on Highway 44
SHASTA COUNTY, CA (August 16, 2020) – Friday morning, several injuries were reported in a traffic crash on Highway 44.
According to reports, the four-vehicle crash happened at about 9:15 a.m. on Highway 44 in Shingletown. The incident took place near the KOA campground entrance east of Shingletown. Meanwhile, the California Highway Patrol revealed that the crash involved a Toyota 4Runner, a Hyundai Veracruz, Infinity QX4, and a motorhome.
Furthermore, the crews dispatched a medical helicopter and additional emergency personnel to aid.
The paramedics revealed that a person sustained critical injuries. Moreover, two others sustained moderate injuries.
Due to limited information available, the crash remains under active investigation.
The perverse actions of a reckless driver can increase the likelihood of traffic collisions. If you are a driver, pay close attention to those around you. Always keep a considerable distance from others just in case harm is near.
Filing a Claim After a Crash
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said that two out of three motorists will be involved in an injury accident during their life. Thus, knowing how to proceed in case you find yourself involved in a traffic collision is a must.
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