One Person Injured In French Camp Hit-And-Run Car Accident On The Interstate 5 Freeway by Mathews Road
FRENCH CAMP, CALIFORNIA (June 10, 2021) – At least one person was seriously injured in a hit-and-run car accident on the Interstate 5 Freeway by Mathews Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 3:40 p.m. on Wednesday. A gray pickup truck and Toyota Corolla collided in the roadway.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene of the collision to help the victims. One woman riding in the Toyota was injured and had to be taken to the hospital.
A full investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In French Camp Car Accidents
It is illegal and dangerous to flee the scene of car accidents that results in bodily injury or death. According to AAA, “The current analysis found that both the rates of hit-and-run crashes and fatalities are increasing. There were an estimated 737,100 hit-and-run crashes in 2015 (NHTSA, 2016). This translates to a hit-and-run crash happening somewhere in the U.S. every 43 seconds. The 2,049 fatalities that resulted from hit-and-run crashes in 2016 were the highest number ever recorded (NHTSA, 2017).” Any person that is injured in a car accident may be able to seek justice through a bodily injury claim.
Investigating A French Camp Car Accident
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