One Person Seriously Injured In Solano Car Accident On 80 Freeway Involving Truck
SOLANO, CALIFORNIA (May 5, 2019) – One person was seriously injured in a truck accident on the Interstate 80 Freeway.
California Highway Patrol are saying that a Freeway Service Patrol truck was involved. The patrol truck collided with a pickup causing the pickup to then hit a guardrail.
A passenger inside of the pickup sustained injuries as a result of the crash. They were taken to the hospital in order to receive treatment.
Liability In Truck Accidents
Truck drivers have a responsibility to operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner and drive according to the prevailing conditions. 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.”
Trucks can weigh over 10,000 lbs and cause serious injuries if they are involved in an accident. Any person that sustains injuries may have recourse through a bodily injury claim. A truck accident attorney can help you recover damages for lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering.
Getting Help After A Truck Accident
If you or someone that you care about has been injured in a car accident you may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys can take steps to make sure that your rights are being protected. We can investigate your claim and let you know how much money you may be entitled to. 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.