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Speeding Car Causes Multi-vehicle Accident

Sacramento, CA – A multi-vehicle accident occurred on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, just before 2 p.m. The crash occurred at the intersection of 47th Avenue and Steiner Drive.  

According to police, a man driving a Maserati was speeding through an intersection, hit the median, went airborne, and then crashed into four other vehicles. It is estimated he was traveling at 90 miles per hour. The driver of the Maserati was ejected and taken to the hospital where he later died. Three other drivers and passengers were also taken to the hospital. Their conditions are unknown currently. 

Car Accidents 

Last year, speeding was a factor in 30% of all traffic fatalities. 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      
  • Timing of traffic signals 
  • Evaluation if pavement markings are clear and up to code   
  • Accident history at this intersection 

When another person’s negligence causes a car accident, 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:    

  • Inexperienced drivers  
  • Distracted driving  
  • Fatigue  
  • Speeding or reckless driving  
  • Congested roads  
  • Inadequate vehicle maintenance  
  • Improperly secured loads and equipment   

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.   

Location of Crash – 47th Avenue and Steiner Drive

47th Avenue and Steiner Drive

 

 

 

 

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