San Bernardino Ambulance Accident: Ambulance Accident Injured Four People In San Bernardino By 40th Street And North Waterman Avenue
SAN BERNARDINO, CALIFORNIA (August 8, 2018) – Four people were injured in a car accident with an ambulance by the intersection of 40th Street And North Waterman Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 9:40 a.m. The ambulance was transporting a patient to the hospital with its lights and sirens on.
The force of the impact caused the ambulance to rollover. A total of four people were injured as a result of the collision.
Another ambulance was called to the scene in order to help all of the victims. An investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Ambulance Accidents
All ambulance drivers have a legal responsibility to operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner. Ambulances and other emergency drivers have the right to disobey traffic rules when they are driving for an emergency. But ambulance drivers must use their lights and sirens in this situation. Drivers must yield the right of way to an ambulance with its lights and sirens on.
Any person that is injured in an ambulance accident may have legal recourse through a bodily injury claim. Damages in a civil claim may include money for lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A car accident attorney can investigate your case free of cost and let you know what your legal rights are.
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