Two People Were Injured In An Imperial Car Accident By Evan Hewes Highway and Westmoreland Road
IMPERIAL, CALIFORNIA (September 30, 2019) – Two people were injured in a car accident near the intersection of Evan Hewes Highway and Westmoreland Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 6:30 a.m. The CHP as saying that two vehicles collided for unknown reasons.
Paramedics were called to the scene. None of the victims sustained injuries that are believed to be life-threatening.
Liability In Car Accidents
Nearly 35,000 people are killed ever year in car accidents. Hundreds of thousands more are seriously injured. Many of these accidents are caused by drivers that make dangerous left turns. According to California Vehicle Code 21801, “The driver of a vehicle intending to turn to the left or to complete a U-turn upon a highway, or to turn left into public or private property, or an alley, shall yield the right-of-way to all vehicles approaching from the opposite direction which are close enough to constitute a hazard at any time during the turning movement.” Victims of car accidents are able to seek justice through a bodily injury claim.
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