Two People Hospitalized After Shafter Car accident On Highway 43 and Bender Avenue
SHAFTER, CALIFORNIA (May 6, 2019) – Two people were injured in a car accident on Highway 43 not far from Bender Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 12:30 p.m. An ambulance was called to the scene in order to help the two victims.
California Highway Patrol are asking any witnesses that may have seen the crash to come forward.
Liability In Car Accidents
Drivers have a legal responsibility to keep their eyes on the road and watch out for pedestrians and other vehicles. 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.”
Victims of car accidents can receive a wide variety of injuries head trauma, broken bones and internal trauma. Negligent drivers will typically face civil liability for accidents. A person that was injured could recover damages by hiring a car accident attorney. It doesn’t cost anything to hire an attorney and they only get paid for successfully resolving your case.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
If you or someone that you love has been injured in a car accident you may have legal recourse through a personal injury claim. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer questions that you may have. We can investigate your claim and work to get you the support that you need. Whether you’re thinking about hiring an attorney or just have questions about your rights we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.