Traffic Accident on Storke Road Injures 3
Investigators are working to determine the cause of a two-vehicle collision that occurred in Goleta Monday evening.
A Porsche Coupe and Honda collided around 6:15 p.m. on Storke Road.
One person became trapped inside of one of the vehicles as a result and had to be extricated by firefighters.
Two people were transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital with undisclosed injuries.
A third person also declined medical attention for minor injuries.
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.