One Person Injured In Coachella Car Accident By The Intersection Of Grapefruit Boulevard and Avenue 48
COACHELLA, CALIFORNIA (July 14, 2019) – One person was injured in a car accident that took place near Grapefruit Boulevard by Avenue 48.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:45 a.m. and involved two cars. At least one person was injured as result of the crash.
Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victim. An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Car Accidents
Drivers have an obligation to operate their vehicle according to the prevailing conditions and to abstain from alcohol. According to California Vehicle Code 23152, “(a) It is unlawful for a person who is under the influence of any alcoholic beverage to drive a vehicle. (b) It is unlawful for a person who has 0.08 percent or more, by weight, of alcohol in his or her blood to drive a vehicle.” The vast majority of crashes are due to speeding, intoxication or driver distraction. Victims of car accidents may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
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