1 Injured in Martinez Car Crash on Highway 4 near Franklin Canyon Road

Martinez Car Crash
Martinez, CA: 2-Car Accident Highway 4 near Franklin Canyon Road

Martinez, California (September 13, 2021) – At least one person was injured in a collision that occurred in Martinez on Sunday afternoon.

The accident happened along the eastbound lanes of Highway 4 near Franklin Canyon Road at about 3 p.m. September 12.

A blue SUV and a sedan were involved in the collision, according to the California Highway Patrol. The events leading up to the collision were yet to be established.

At least one person was injured in the accident was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

No additional information about the accident was provided.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

Tips on What to do after a Car Accident in California

  • Always stop and remain at the scene.
  • Check if you or your passengers have been injured. In case someone is hurt, call emergency services or ask someone else to help.
  • Get to safety – If your car is drivable, move it to a safe area. If it’s not, turn your hazard lights on and set up flares.
  • Call 911 to report the accident.
  • Never discuss or admit fault. Instead, wait for a police officer and insurance companies representatives to figure out the fault.
  • Document the accident and exchange information with other drivers.