Highway 12 Crash near Ledson Winery
Investigators are working to determine fault regarding a head-on crash in Santa Rosa on Monday morning.
The accident occurred on Highway 12 and involved a school bus and Nissan Rogue sedan.
It was around 9:30 a.m. when the two vehicles collided near the Ledson Winery and historic castle.
Reports included that one of the vehicles veered in front of the other which led to the crash.
It is unclear at this time how many people suffered injuries.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
Head-on collisions are without a doubt the most dangerous types of crashes. They may only account for 2% of accidents, however they make up 10% of all deadly crashes.
The Fatal Analysis Reporting System (FARS) has found that:
- 75% of head-on crashes happen in rural areas
- They are most common on two-lane highways
- Failure in negotiating a curve on the road causes 23% of all fatal head-on collisions
- 58% of head-on collisions result in a fatality
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.