Car Accident Involving Alisal Union School District Van Left Multiple People Injured By Natividad Road and Rogge Road
SALINAS, CALIFORNIA (March 15, 2019) – A number of people were injured in a car accident involving a Alisal Union School District van near the intersection of Natividad Road and Rogge Road.
Salinas authorities are saying that the accident took place around 8:16 a.m. as the kids were heading off to school. A total of two adults and five children were taken to the hospital.
A picture of the scene of the accident shows the front of the school van with major damage. An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In School Van Accidents
Drivers that transport children have a heavy responsibility to operate their vehicles safely. 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.”
Speeding and drug/alcohol use are the leading factors for car accidents in the United States. Any person that is injured may be able to recover damages through a bodily injury claim. Damages in a car accident may include money for medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering. A car accident attorney can examine all of the specific facts of your case and help you understand your options.
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