[06-19-2020] San Mateo, CA – 3 People Hurt, 1 Person Seriously Injured After a Traffic Collision in Half Moon Bay

One person sustained serious injuries while three others were hurt after a two-vehicle traffic collision in Half Moon Bay on Friday, June 19th.

Half Moon BayAccording to the initial reports from the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened around noon in the northbound lanes of Highway 1, also commonly referred to as Cabrillo Highway, just north of Tunitas Creek Road. A Toyota pickup truck and a Jaguar were involved in the crash. Both of the vehicles were blocking the northbound and southbound lanes after the crash.

A total of three people were injured as a result of the crash. Two of the victims sustained minor injuries while one had a laceration to the face and was taken to the Stanford Hospital.

Head-on Collision Investigation is Underway

Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the fatal multi-vehicle collision.

According to the statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there were 3,304 fatal car accidents in California in 2017. Although head-on collisions only represent 2 percent of accidents, they account for 10 percent of fatalities on U.S. roadways. These types of accidents are caused by a variety of reasons, such as distracted driving, drunk driving, and driver over-fatigue.

When facing cases like this, the victims and the families of the victims must be appropriately represented. Hiring an experienced San Mateo car accident attorney specializing in fatal multi-vehicle accidents is vital. Attorneys have the resources that can help them prove the negligence of the liable party. They can re-interview important witnesses, review relevant surveillance footage from the scene, and obtain the responsible party’s phone and texting records.


Personal Injury Attorney for Victims of Head-On Collisions in San Mateo County

Half Moon Bay CADealing with injuries after a car accident is quite challenging and stressful as it can affect all aspects of life, such as family, work, and finances.

While waiting for the results of the official investigation, the victims are encouraged to pursue a personal injury claim with the help of their attorney. Through the personal injury claim, the victims can seek financial compensation for the damages such as loss of income, hospital bills, pain and suffering, and emotional trauma that the fatal accident has caused them.

Attorneys can serve as a compassionate, helpful guide for the grieving family during this difficult time. They will vigorously fight for their client’s rights and best interests while ensuring that the liable party will be held accountable for their negligence.

If you have a nagging suspicion that someone is to blame for the death or injury of your spouse or family member, contact Arash Law. We have the resources you need to pursue justice for wrongful death and the experience to ensure that you get fair compensation. We’re conveniently located throughout California, with offices in Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Francisco, Riverside, Orange County, and San Diego, and are happy to visit you at your home or office. Call (888) 488-1391 for a FREE Consultation with a personal injury attorney in California.

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