6 Injured & 4 Killed on Highway 12 Collision
Two vehicles collided on Wednesday evening in Solano County, leaving 4 dead and 6 injured.
Reports included that the crash took place around 8:15 p.m. on Highway 12.
It is unclear, however, what caused the accident at Summerset Road.
The identities of those that were killed and injured have yet to be disclosed.
Authorities also shut down both directions of Highway 12 for a period of time after the collision.
An active investigation remains underway.
In 2020, studies showed that the state of California reported 3,723 motor-vehicle deaths which was an increase from 2019.
In the U.S. one’s odds of dying in a car accident is around 1 in 107.
Always make sure to wear a seatbelt, obey traffic laws, and avoid distractions while driving.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
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