Three people suffered major injuries in a serious multiple vehicle accident that occurred on May 3‚ 2011‚ around 8 a.m. on southbound I-15 at Carroll Canyon Road. The California Highway Patrol Officers responding to this motor vehicle accident report that the rear axle fell off a tractor-trailer rig on to the freeway‚ causing this truck accident.
Officers report that three other vehicles‚ including two pickups and a sedan were involved in this truck accident. It is reported that the two pickup truckss and a small car collided with each other or with the semi tractor-trailer. The impact was so strong that it demolished the car and one pickup. Three injured victims were immediately transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. From the available information‚ it is clear that the mechanical fault in the truck lead to this serious truck accident.
The truck driver‚ or his employer in this case‚ will likely be held responsible for the injuries suffered by the victims if it can be shown that they knew or should have know that the vehicle was not properly maintained and inspected.Otherwise‚ the accident was most likely due to mechanical failure. The injured victims should consult with an experienced truck accident lawyer in San Diego to obtain compensation for medical treatment and hospitalization costs‚ loss of earnings‚ damage done to the vehicles‚ and other accident related damages.
Our personal injury law office sincerely hopes that the injuries suffered by the victims do not prove fatal and that they recover completely from the injuries.
Ross Jurewitz is a personal injury attorney representing people seriously hurt by auto accidents in San Diego and is the managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group‚ a California law firm dedicated to representing families of people injured or killed in auto accidents. If you or a loved one has been killed or injured in a truck accident in San Diego‚ please order your free copy of Mr. Jurewitz’s book‚ The Ten Biggest Mistakes that can Destroy Your California Accident Case. It is full of helpful information that will help you protect your legal rights and it is free to all California residents.
Ross Jurewitz is the founder and managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group, a San Diego personal injury attorney law firm. These San Diego injury accident lawyers specialize in helping people seriously injured in a variety of accidents throughout San Diego County and California.
Connect with Ross Jurewitz on Google+