South Lake Tahoe Accident on Luther Pass Road near Upper Truckee Road Possibly Results in Injuries

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South Lake Tahoe, CA: Possible Injuries Sustained in Head-On Collision on Luther Pass Road near Upper Truckee Road

South Lake Tahoe, California (August 6, 2021) – Possible injuries were sustained following a head-on collision Friday morning in South Lake Tahoe, the California Highway Patrol said.

The two-vehicle crash happened on Luther Pass Road (State Route 89) near Upper Truckee Road at around 6:15 a.m. on August 6.

As per the CHP report, a white Dodge Ram and a dark blue Chevrolet pickup crashed when one of them swerved into the path of the other.

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All involved parties were attended to by paramedics who responded to the crash site shortly after 6:15 a.m.

The detectives handling the case are gathering more evidence to determine the cause of the accident.

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.

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