North Highlands, CA – A vehicle ran a stop sign in Sacramento County, striking a semi-truck
NORTH HIGHLANDS, CA – Authorities reported Tuesday afternoon that a driver ran a stop sign and T-boned a semi-truck in Sacramento County, causing minor injuries.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened around 2:30 p.m. near North Highlands in the Foothills Farms area.
A semi-truck was hit by a car and overturned into a fence. The gas from the truck spilled onto nearby train tracks.
The identity of the injured driver is unclear at this time.
California Auto Accident Attorneys
More than 400 people are injured in auto collisions across the state of California every single day. The aftermath of a collision is a stressful and overwhelming period in a person’s life. Quite often, victims are overcome with questions and uncertainty and not sure of how to move forward.
Although the majority of auto accidents result in minor injuries to those involved, tens of thousands of people require hospitalization and emergency medical treatment for their injuries. Depending on the type of collision, the chances of serious and life-threatening injuries can be higher. There are numerous cases where accident victims sustain brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and other injuries that leave them with overwhelming pain.
To add to the mental and physical pain and suffering victims endure, they often face towering medical bills while being forced out of work for their injuries. When victims are injured in collisions resulting from negligent and reckless drivers, they should reach out to a car accident attorney in California as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they face moving forward.
In most cases, victims are simply not able to pay out tens of thousands of dollars for surgical procedures, medication, and hospitalization, much less the desire to pay an exorbitant amount of money for something they need as a result of another person’s actions. For these reasons and more, it’s essential to contact an attorney as soon as you can after your crash.
Personal Injury Lawyers in California
We are wholly committed to helping our clients who have been victimized in collisions collect full and fair financial compensation. Financial compensation can help you through these difficult times. If you have been hurt in an accident as a result of another person’s actions, acting quickly is always in your best interest.
An injured crash victim has only two years from the time of their accident in the state of California in order to file a claim for compensation. The longer you wait, the more difficult it could become for your lawyers to help you. Call the personal injury attorneys in California at Torem & Associates at your earliest convenience.
Contact our injury accident attorneys in California at (888) 500-5000 to discuss legal options available to help you recover at your earliest convenience.
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 California. 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.
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