One Person Injured In Hit-And-Run Industry Truck Accident On Interstate 60 Freeway By Azusa Avenue
INDUSTRY, CALIFORNIA (July 13, 2019) – At least one person was injured in a hit-and-run truck accident on Interstate 60 by the Azusa Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that a Sysco big rig and a smaller vehicle collided sometime around 11:00 p.m. The force of the impact caused the big rig to overturn in the accident.
Firefighters and paramedics rushed to the scene of the collision in order to help the victims. An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this stage.
Liability In Truck Accidents
All drivers have a responsibility to operate their vehicles in a safe manner and remain at the scene after an accident. According to California Vehicle Code 20001, “The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to a person, other than himself or herself, or in the death of a person shall immediately stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident and shall fulfill the requirements of Sections 20003 and 20004.” Any person that is injured in a car accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
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