Injuries were reported after a traffic collision involving multiple vehicles near Gyle Road on Monday afternoon, December 20, 2021.
According to the initial reports from local authorities, the collision transpired at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Interstate 5 near Gyle Road.
Multiple vehicles collided on the roadway under unclear circumstances. The number of cars involved and why the collision occurred have not been established.
Minor injuries were reported following the crash. The number of people injured and their identities have not been disclosed.
An active investigation of the crash is currently underway.
Multi-Vehicle Crash Statistics
In the United States, car accidents happen more frequently than you might believe. Every 60 seconds, a car accident happens, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). A total of 5.25 million car accidents occur in the United States each year.
The United States experiences at least 6 million traffic accidents each year. In 2019, there were roughly 33,244 fatal motor vehicle accidents, which resulted in the deaths of 36,096 people.
Muli-vehicle collisions refer to a crash involving three or more vehicles. In most cases, a “chain reaction” occurs, in which one car knocks into another, prompting the other vehicle to strike another car on the road.
Drunk driving, excessive speed, and distracted driving are significant causes of multi-vehicle accidents.
Collision Lawyers for Victims in Tehama County
It can be hard to figure out who is at fault in a multi-vehicle accident. After being hurt in one, you need an attorney who knows how to do it right to file a personal injury claim.
Self-representation can put you at risk of making mistakes and missing out on the chance to get back money for your damages. Negotiating with insurance claims adjusters can be hard, and the stakes can be high so that it can be hard. A lawyer can help you get a good deal or fight for your rights in court if necessary.
At Arash Law, we fight hard for people who have been hurt. You can trust our Tehama County collision lawyers to work hard to make sure that the liable party will be held responsible for the accident and that you get the full amount of money you are entitled to under the law.
Call Arash Law today at (888) 488-1391 or send us an email to set up a free, no-obligation review of your fatal car accident case.