Head-On Collision Reported at Old Topanga Canyon and Valdez Road
Two vehicles collided head-on in Calabasas on Wednesday afternoon, leaving one person injured.
According to CHP reports, the accident occurred at 4:40 p.m. on Old Topanga Canyon Road.
It is unclear at this time what caused the crash.
One person suffered minor injuries as a result. Their name has yet to be disclosed at this time.
Tow trucks were also needed to remove the vehicles from the scene.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
Tips for after accident procedures:
- Always stop at the scene
- Call 911 if there are any injuries
- Get vehicle to safety if it is moveable, if it is not, put on hazards
- Exchange information with others involved and document everything
- Call 911 to report accident – they determine who was at fault
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation.
It is also important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.