One Person Injured In Coachella Truck Accident On Interstate 10 Freeway By Dillon Road
COACHELLA, CALIFORNIA (June 9, 2019) – A person was injured in a truck accident on the Interstate 10 freeway by Dillon Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the truck accident took place around 3:18 a.m. and involved a semi-truck in a sedan.
The force of the impact caused the semi-truck to rollover and crash into the center divider. Paramedics rushed to the scene in order to help the victim.
An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Truck Accidents
Truck drivers have a legal responsibility to operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner. A number of accidents take place due to truck drivers that speed or are otherwise distracted. According to California Vehicle Code 22350, “No person shall drive a vehicle upon a highway at a speed greater than is reasonable or prudent having due regard for weather, visibility, the traffic on, and the surface and width of, the highway, and in no event at a speed which endangers the safety of persons or property.” Any victim of a truck accident may be able to collect damages for lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering.
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