Seven People Hospitalized after Turlock Collision on Lander Avenue near Highway 99

Turlock Collision
Turlock, CA: 7 Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Lander Avenue

Turlock, California (August 4, 2021) – Seven people were hospitalized Tuesday evening following a traffic accident involving several vehicles in Turlock, according to a local news source.

The multi-vehicle collision took place on Lander Avenue near Highway 99.

As per the report, a motorcycle, a big rig, and five passenger vehicles collided under unclear circumstances.

Turlock Car Crash on Lander Avenue Sends 7 to Hospital

Seven people were transported to area hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Their identities have not been released.

The crash prompted the authorities to temporarily close Lander Avenue for nearly 60 to 90 minutes. As of 7:30 p.m., the roadway was reopened to traffic.

No further details about the crash were immediately provided.

The Turlock police and California Highway Patrol are investigating the cause of the crash.

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.