National City, CA – Major Crash Severely Injures One Person in National City
National City, California (October 23, 2018) – At least one person has sustained major injuries as a result of a multi-vehicle collision that occurred Tuesday morning. The accident transpired at approximately 5:50 am on October 23rd, on westbound Highway 54, just west of the Interstate 5 Freeway southbound connector.
According to The California Highway Patrol, two vehicles collided for indeterminate reasons on Highway 54 in San Diego County. The vehicles were traveling westbound on Highway 54 when the incident took place. One of the vehicles involved in the multi-vehicle collision has been identified as a silver Volkswagen Passat. The initial report indicates, the Volkswagen went down the bridge and rolled over onto the left shoulder underpass after the crash. Sometime later, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of the accident and injured victims were able to seek medical aid. Officials have reported that one unidentified victim, was bleeding following the accident. Responding paramedics rushed the unidentified victim to the hospital for treatment of severe injuries. The current physical condition of the injured victim has not been disclosed. Investigators are trying to determine the events that led up to the collision.
As of now, this is an ongoing investigation. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to the public.
Multi-Vehicle Crash in National City
We extend our most heartfelt prayers to the injured victim. We wish for a swift and efficient recovery.
Based on the information provided in the initial report, many issues surrounding this multi-vehicle accident have not been resolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, police will inspect the vehicles, and examine photos of the crash site to determine if mechanical issues or system failure contributed to the collision in any way. Likewise, officials will also consider if one or both drivers had been driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs or had just simply failed to comply with established traffic laws.
If you or a loved one has been in an accident resulting in severe injury, you may have the right to file a claim against the negligent party. Through legal intervention, you could receive compensation for inconveniences that range from medical bills to vehicle damage. Here at Los Angeles Injury Group we will work to ensure your rights and give you peace of mind you deserve to focus on your recovery.
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