Highway 99 Collision Results in Major Injuries
CHP reported a major injury crash in Pleasant Grove on Wednesday morning, September 7th.
It was around 11 a.m. when a hay truck crashed with a Tesla on Highway 99.
The Tesla was sent off the roadway into a field upon impact.
First responders extricated the female driver of the Tesla and she was taken to UC Davis Medical Center with serious injuries.
Investigators are actively working to determine fault for the crash.
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.