Luis Garcia Red Bluff: 21-Year-Old Man Seriously Injured After Being Hit Head-On By 19-Year-Old Driver on Highway 99
RED BLUFF, CALIFORNIA (January 8, 2018) – A 19-year-old man identified as Luis Garcia was seriously injured in a car accident that took place on Highway 99 not far from Westover Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that a 19-year-old woman collided head-on with the victim’s vehicle around 9:00 p.m. She veered into the northbound lanes of traffic before hitting Luis Garcia.
He was taken to the a local hospital in order to be treated for serious injuries. It remains unclear if alcohol was a factor in the crash.
Police are asking anyone that may have seen what happened to reach out to them.
Liability In Head-On Collisions
Head-on collisions are among the most deadly types of accidents. Even at lower speeds victims can be left with traumatic injuries and high medical bills. A disproportionate number of head-on crashes involve drivers that were intoxicated. Those that sustained injuries in a car accident are protected by a number of laws. Victims will be able to seek damages by filing a bodily injury claim. A car accident attorney can evaluate the specific facts of your case and let you know if you have a claim that can be pursued.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
We at West Coast Trial Lawyers extend our thoughts and prayers to Luis Garcia as he continues to recover. There should be a thorough investigation into what happened. Any witnesses that saw the Red Bluff accident should come forward and speak with police.
If you or someone that you love has been injured in a car accident you may be entitled to financial compensation for your injuries. Our team of highly experienced personal injury attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. Our goal is to make sure that our clients are taken care of after an accident and they receive justice. Whether you just have questions about your rights or need an investigation into your case we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.