3 Hospitalized after Mira Mesa Crash at Mira Mesa Boulevard and Camino Ruiz Sunday afternoon
San Diego, California (April 15, 2019) – Three people were hospitalized Sunday afternoon after a traffic accident in the Mira Mesa neighbourhood, police said.
The crash happened at around noon Sunday, April 14 at the intersection of Mira Mesa Boulevard and Camino Ruiz.
According to the police, a truck was traveling on Mira Mesa Boulevard when it pulled out in front of a Kia that was traveling on Camino Ruiz. The two vehicles then collided at the intersection.
The force of the impact caused the truck to flip over onto its side, and the Kia rolled over and landed onto its roof. Another vehicle, a Camry, was struck by the truck.
Minor-Injury Car Accident in Mira Mesa, April 14
Emergency crews responded to the scene and rendered aid to the drivers of the three vehicles who sustained minor injuries in the wreck. All three victims were then taken to a hospital for further treatment.
The names and condition of the patients were not immediately reported.
An investigation into the crash is underway.
Pacific Attorney Group wishes those injured a quick recovery.
Every year, several traffic accidents are reported in California. Unfortunately, accidents result in many fatalities and even more injuries. The causes of these traffic accidents range from distracted driving, speeding, drunk driving, reckless driving, bad weather, wrong-way driving and failure to observe traffic laws. It is evident that negligence on the part of motorists is the leading cause of these accidents.
If you have been involved in a traffic accident and got injured, it is important to get in touch with a litigator immediately for guidance. Insurance companies may want you to settle for much less than what you are owed and is highly recommended that you speak to a lawyer who will go to great length to ensure that justice is served and you are compensated in full. At Pacific Attorney Group, our attorneys are highly skilled and have years of experience in dealing with such cases as personal injury, auto accidents, and wrongful death. Call us today for a free consultation.
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What to Do Immediately after a Car Accident.
Car accidents happen very fast leaving the motorist without much time to make decisions. However, actions a motorist takes after the collision are important in ensuring the safety of their passengers and other motorists. Drivers are encouraged to take the following actions after the crash.
- Stay at the scene of the accident. However, the vehicle should be moved safely away from traffic to avoid more possible collisions.
- Check on the safety of the passengers and other drivers and promptly notify the authorities.
- Exchange vital information with the other drivers. If possible, exchange contacts with witnesses.
- Take photos of the damage to your car.
- Contact your insurance company immediately. You are encouraged to disclose all the vital information as truthfully as possible.
- Keep all the medical records and keep track of all the related expenses.