Oakland, CA – Multi-Vehicle Accident injures a Motorcyclist on Interstate 580
Oakland, CA (October 18, 2018) – According to The California Highway Patrol, a multi-vehicle crash occurred today involving four vehicles and injured a motorcyclist. The incident occurred in Oakland on Interstate 580. At this time, no additional information about the identities of the injured victim’s people has been released.
The initial police report indicates that the multi-vehicle collision causing injury transpired near Benedict Drive on I-580 in Oakland. Due to the impact of the collision, an unidentified motorcyclist involved sustained injuries.
According to officials, the events leading up to the crash were not immediately established. The police and firefighters were dispatched to the scene of the accident where they rendered aid to an unspecified number of victims who suffered injuries during the impact of the collision. At this time, investigators are looking into the probable cause of the crash. Two lanes were blocked by four vehicles, including the injured motorcyclist. Emergency crews removed debris from the roadway and were able to free up lanes attempting to clear up heavy traffic backed up from the I-580 all the way to the I-238 interchange.
As of now, the investigation is still ongoing. More information will be released to the public when additional evidence comes to the surface.
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Based on the information provided in the initial report, many issues surrounding this accident have not been resolved. As part of the ongoing investigation, police will inspect the vehicles, and examine photos of to crash site to determine if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving played a role in the events leading up to the crash. Investigators will also rule out any mechanical issues that might have contributed to the collision.
We hope that everyone involved in this accident will be alright and that their injuries are not too severe. We wish all involved a swift and full recovery from their injuries.
If you or a loved one has been involved in an accident resulting in injury and you feel that the other party is responsible for your accident, you may have the right to file a lawsuit against the negligent party. You should speak with a knowledgeable personal injury lawyer about your claim. You may be entitled to receive compensation for your injuries and medical expenses.
At the Los Angeles Injury Group, we will work to ensure your rights and help give you peace of mind so that you can focus on your recovery. Call us today to schedule your free consultation with one of our qualified attorneys at 310-954-7248.