Multiple People Injured In Oakland Car Accident On 580 Freeway Near High Street
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (August 16, 2019) – Multiple people were injured in a car accident on Thursday nigh on the 580 freeway near High Street.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 11:00 p.m. by the High Street on-ramp. A silver SUV and a Honda Accord collided for unknown reasons.
An ambulance was called to the scene in order to help the victims. An investigation is currently ongoing.
Liability In Car Accidents
A number of car accidents occur when drivers are speeding or otherwise failing to operate their vehicles according to the prevailing conditions. 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 person that is injured in a car accident due to the negligence of another driver may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim.
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