One Person Injured In Malibu Car Accident By The Intersection Of Malibu Canyon Road and Potter Drive
MALIBU, CALIFORNIA (June 28, 2019) – At least one person was injured in a head-on car accident by the intersection of Malibu Canyon Road and Potter Drive.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:53 a.m. For reasons that remain under investigation, a Toyota Camry and a Nissan Altima collided head-on.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victims. At least one person was taken to the hospital.
Liability In Head-On Collisions
Head-on collisions tend to take place when one driver crosses over a double yellow line. According to California Vehicle Code 21460, “If double parallel solid yellow lines are in place, a person driving a vehicle shall not drive to the left of the lines, except as permitted in this section.” Any drivers that crosses over a double yellow line will likely be held at fault in the event of an accident.
Any person that is injured in a head-on collision will typically have recourse through a bodily injury claim. Victims of head-on collisions may receive a variety of injuries. Head-on collisions are among the most dangerous types of accidents that a person can be involved in. Damages in a civil claim can help cover medical bills as well as lost wages. A car accident attorney can work on your behalf and help get you the support that you need after an accident.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been involved in a car accident? You may be entitled to monetary damages. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you have. Whether you need help with medical bills after an accident or just have questions about your rights we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.