Woman Hospitalized Following Crash on Highway 108
A pickup truck and fire engine collided in Twain Harte, CA on February 25th, resulting in injuries.
The accident took place on Friday and left the passenger in the pickup, Christine Smith, injured.
According to a news source, 53-year-old Calin Smith was driving the Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck that was towing a flatbed trailer carrying another vehicle.
The pickup was unable to yield and collided with a fire engine that was blocking the roadway.
Christine Smith suffered minor injuries and was transported via ambulance to Adventist Health for treatment.
The crash remains under investigation.
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.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.