[05-23-2023] Madera County, CA – At Least One Person Injured After Two-Vehicle Collision in Coarsegoald

[05-23-2023] At Least One Person Injured After Two-Vehicle Collision in CoarsegoaldAt least one person was injured after a two-vehicle collision in Coarsegold, Madera County, Tuesday, May 23, 2023.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the crash occurred in front of Mountain Aire Heating Air Conditioning on Highway 41.

One of the vehicles involved reportedly overturned on the road and blocked the southbound lanes.

Minor injuries were reported on the scene. However, further information regarding the number of people injured was not immediately available.

An ambulance and tow trucks responded to the scene. Emergency personnel arrived and provided medical care to the people involved.

The road had been cleared, and traffic was moving again in both directions at around 4:20 p.m.

The authorities are still investigating the crash.

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Being in a car accident can be alarming and upsetting. There may be financial and emotional consequences in addition to physical harm. Knowing what to do after a car accident can help you stay safe, protect your legal rights, and get compensation for your losses. After a car accident, do the following:

  • Examine your body for any injuries. Check on the other people involved as well.
  • Place your vehicle in a safe location, such as the road shoulder.
  • Inform the authorities of the collision, and remember not to admit fault. Officers from the police department will compile an official report.
  • Obtain the other driver’s name, address, insurance information, and other required details.
  • Take pictures of the accident scene, the victims, the damaged vehicles, the road, and the weather.
  • Request contact information from eyewitnesses, such as names and phone numbers.
  • Notify your insurance company as soon as possible. When submitting the report, follow the instructions provided by the agent. Before seeking legal counsel, avoid recording statements and accepting settlements.
  • Consult a lawyer. If you have been injured or your property has been damaged, contact one of our reputable car accident lawyers for help with your claim.
Two-Vehicle Collision Statistics

Every 60 seconds, a car accident occurs in the United States. Automobile accidents are the leading cause of fatalities and serious injuries in the United States, particularly among children aged 2 to 34.

It kills approximately 1.3 million people each year.

Vehicles are responsible for more than 10,000 fatalities in California, where there are many unintentional traffic fatalities. According to the Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS), fatal vehicle collisions caused 35,766 injuries and 38,824 deaths in 2020.

Since 2013, the state has had 23.5% more fatal car accidents. In 2017, there were 485,866 traffic accidents, resulting in 3,898 fatalities and 276,823 injuries. In 2018, there were nine traffic fatalities for every 100,000 residents in the state.

Even when driving cautiously, drivers can kill or injure another person. In light of this, maintaining safe driving habits and exercising caution is critical.

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