Two People Were Injured In Santa Rosa Car Accident On Highway 101 Not Far From Hearn Avenue
SANTA ROSA, CALIFORNIA (April 18, 2019) – Two people were injured in a car accident after two vehicles collided on Highway 101 nor far from Hearn Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:27 a.m. Firefighters and paramedics rushed to the scene in order to help the victims.
Two people had to be taken to the hospital. There is an ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident.
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Drivers have a responsibility to operate their vehicles according to the prevailing conditions of the road. According to the 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.”
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