- September 17, 2022
- Barnes Admin
Six People Injured in Rio Linda Car Crash
Rio Linda, CA – A car accident occurred on Friday, September 16, 2022, at the intersection of Dry Creek Road and Elkhorn Boulevard. The accident happened just after 9 p.m.
According to reports, California Highway Patrol attempted to pull over a Honda Accord during a traffic stop. The car drove off and went through a red light where it collided with another vehicle. The pregnant driver of the vehicle that was hit was taken to the hospital for major injuries and the baby she was carrying died in the accident. The passenger of the vehicle hit, driver of the Honda, and three passengers of the Honda were also injured and taken to the hospital. The driver of the Honda was arrested on multiple charges.
Unfortunately, there are over six million car accidents that occur across the United States each year. In this accident, those injured should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:
- Driver accident history
- Police accident report
- Any testing of driver for drugs and alcohol
- Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol
- Phone and texting records of the driver
- All eyewitness accounts of the accident
- Accident history at this intersection
- Any video evidence of the crash
- Timing of traffic signals
- Inspection of road conditions
While car accidents injuries vary from person to person, victims can be left with extensive injuries including:
- Head injuries
- Back and spine injuries
- Rib injuries
- Neck and shoulder injuries
- Any many more…
Car Accident Attorneys
At The Barnes Firm, our experienced and highly trained car accident attorneys have helped many clients injured in car accidents get the best result possible and have found some common causes of car accidents include:
- Texting and driving
- Distracted driving
- Alcohol or drug involvement
- Inexperienced driving
- Aggressive driving
If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact an experienced car accident attorney at The Barnes Firm today. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.
Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.