Man Cited in Lake Samish Road Traffic Accident
Alger, WA (September 2, 2022) – Yesterday, two motorcycle riders sustained injuries in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 5.
The authorities responded to the northbound freeway at Lake Samish Road at about 12:30 p.m.
According to the officers investigating this case, a 21-year-old Bellingham man was driving a Ford Transit van approaching a slowdown in a construction zone. The driver failed to slow down and collided with two motorcycles and two pickup trucks.
Right away, the paramedics rushed both of the motorcyclists to Skagit Valley Hospital with one of them suffering from critical.
The three other drivers, on the other hand, were not hurt in the incident.
Moreover, charges are pending against the Ford Transit van driver. Officers consider The cause of the Lake Samish Road traffic accident was inattentive driving.
There are plenty of ways to practice safe and defensive driving. This way, you can ensure your safety and the other motorists and pedestrians on the road.
Preventing Injury Collisions
It is indeed crucial that everyone drives defensively in order to avoid traffic accidents like the multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 5 as much as possible.
Meanwhile, here are some of the things that we can do to practice defensive driving:
- Always drive at a controllable speed.
- Never assume you know the other driver’s intention.
- Be prepared to positively react to other drivers.
- Yield at intersections, even if you have right of way.
- Stay focused on the road. Remove all distractions such as mobile phone use, unstrapped toddlers, etc.
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