Redding Accident Injures Woman on Eureka Way
Two vehicles collided in Redding on Friday night due to an impaired driver.
The wreck occurred at about 11:15 p.m. within the 2500 block of Eureka Way.
A Florida resident, ID’d as Santos Roblesnepomuceno, 31, was under the influence when his vehicle struck another.
Madison Trent, 19, of Redding, was the driver of the other vehicle.
She suffered minor injuries after her vehicle rolled over upon impact.
Santos was booked into Shasta County Jail on DUI charges causing injury.
An active investigation remains underway.
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.
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