Vehicle collision left 2 people hospitalized and killed a dog on Highway 46 near a Shandon rest area
According to an article by the Tribune News, on Monday, March 5th 2018, at about 5:50 a.m. two people were injured and a dog was killed as a result of a traffic accident involving several big rigs on Highway 46 in the city of Shandon.
Furthermore, officials mentioned that a vehicle and three big rigs were involved in the collision that resulted in injuries. A car traveling westbound veered off to the eastbound lanes of the highway when it hit a big rig head-on, as cited by the Tribune News.
In addition, two people were transported to a near by hospital by paramedics, however authorities have no word on the condition of the injured party. Officials have not released any information on the injured victims.
Currently, this crash remains under investigation as authorities work to determine the exact cause and liable party in the crash. Further details will be reported at a later time once the investigation has concluded.
Our May Firm staff is deeply saddened upon hearing news of this accident, and will keep the victim as well as their family and loved ones in our thoughts and prayers during this tremendously difficult time.
If you ever find yourself involved in a trucking accident, you definitely have to report the accident. First contact the local police or the California Highway Patrol. Next, contact your insurance agent or company. Ask for their help in filling out forms and reports of the accident. After that, report to the the incident California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). Of course, call a truck accident lawyer at The May Firm at 1-844-MAYFIRM for any legal questions you may have.