San Francisco Cable Car Accident: Five People Injured In Nob Street Car Accident By Washington Street and Jones Street
NOB HILL, CALIFORNIA (October 15, 2019) – At least five people were injured in a car accident that took place on Washington Street and Jones Street.
Nob Hill police are saying that the accident took place around 3:40 p.m. For reasons that remain under investigation a cable car collided with a sedan.
At least five people in the sedan sustained injuries. Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help all of the victims.
An investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Car Accidents
Cable car drivers have a legal responsibility to keep an eye out for other vehicles and take steps to avoid causing accidents. 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.” Victims of cable car accidents are protected by a number of laws. It’s wise to seek legal counsel after an accident who can explain your rights to you.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a car accident? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. We are committed to making sure that accident victims are aware of their rights and that those rights are being protected. Whether you just have questions about the law or need more information about an accident we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.