Lake Elsinore, CA – At Least 1 Hurt in Collision on 15 Fwy near Main St

Lake Elsinore, CA (March 18, 2020) – Authorities with the Riverside County Fire Department were dispatched to the scene of a traffic collision with injuries on Monday afternoon, March 16th. The accident was reported at around 12:44 p.m. in the southbound lanes of the 15 Freeway near Main Street in Lake Elsinore.

Rescue crews arrived at the scene where one victim was trapped in their vehicle as a result of the crash. The victim was extricated and transported to a local hospital to be treated for at least moderate injuries.

The official cause of the crash is under investigation. No further details have been reported.

Car Accidents in California

According to recent studies, the year 2018 saw thousands of car accident-related injuries that resulted in the deaths of over 3,500 people across California. A wide range of numerous factors such as speeding, intoxication, and distracted driving regularly cause such tragic collisions. These reasons, among other negligent actions, recurrently increase the chances that a car accident in California will end with devastating outcomes.

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