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Chico, CA – A big-rig crash injured a woman on Highway 99

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CHICO, CA (March 04, 2022) – A big-rig crash on Highway 99 on Wednesday afternoon, injuring one unidentified woman. According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident occurred on Highway 99 about two o’clock in the afternoon close to Eaton Road.

A Toyota RAV4 and a semi-truck collided while heading south, according to authorities. After impact, the RAV4 veered off the highway and smashed into the fence at the back of Almond Tree Mini Storage.

Following the impact, the female Toyota driver suffered minor injuries and was eventually picked up by a friend who refused to go with medical personnel. The driver of the semi-truck was not injured.

To allow cleanup and preliminary work, part of the highway was temporarily closed. Officials in Chico continue to investigate the big-rig crash on Highway 99.

Semi-Truck Accident Lawyer In California

Tractor-trailer accidents kill or injure more than 3,000 people a year in Southern California. A commercial vehicle’s 80,000-pound weight can result in catastrophic injuries if it is involved in an accident. Despite the fact that most truck accidents can be avoided, they continue to negatively impact drivers. As commercial vehicles are larger than other vehicles, they are more likely to cause severe injuries to other vehicles.

It is common for people with traumatic injuries to require hospitalization, therapy, and various types of medical treatment for the long run. In addition to helping with bills, pain and suffering, and lost wages, a Chico semi-truck accident law firm can also help you recover compensation.

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You may be able to recover from your accident by hiring an experienced and aggressive attorney. Torem & Associates has protected the rights of thousands of injured victims in California for more than 30 years.

Lawyers at our firm help those who suffer mental, physical, and financial harm due to another’s negligence get the justice they deserve. In addition to aggressive and trusted legal representation, we ensure that our clients are in the best position to recover from their injuries, move forward, and receive the treatment they need.

It is possible to be injured in a crash due to the negligence of a negligent driver. If you or a loved one was hurt in a crash our California 18 Wheeler Accident Attorneys can help, please call us at (888) 500-5000.

Note: Our team of writers utilizes secondary sources when creating these posts.  These sources include but are not limited to local news reports, police accident reports, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents in the Inland Empire.  For that reason, the details surrounding the incident have not been independently verified by our team of writers.  If you locate any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away so that we correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.  

Disclaimer: Our firm, Torem & Associates, has worked hard to become valued members of the local business community.  We write these posts as a way to bring awareness to the dangers of driving or being a passenger in any type of automobile accident. We hope that through awareness, people will use additional caution when out on the roadways in Inland Empire and throughout California to prevent being seriously injured in a crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post is meant to be informational and is not intended to be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. The photos used in the post are not representative of the actual accident scene. 


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