National City, CA – Multi-Vehicle Collision at I-5 & Mile of Cars WaySan Diego Legal News
National City, CA (February 28, 2020) – Early Thursday morning, February 27th, a multi-vehicle collision was reported in National City. Local sources reported that the collision occurred near the intersection of I-5 SB and Mile of Cars Way. Local authorities responded to the scene of the accident at around 1:48 a.m.
The extent of the collision resulted in all but two lanes on I-5 SB closing. At this time, the severity of the resulting injuries isn’t known. Paramedics responded to the scene to render aid to those injured in the crash.
An investigation into the cause of the accident is being conducted by local authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
California Car Crashes
There were more than 485,000 car accidents reported in California in 2017 alone. Statistics show that 276,823 people were injured in crashes that same year. 80 percent of crashes in the state involve driver distraction in some form.
Handling the consequences of a severe car accident is never simple. In most cases, victims will be left with long-term injuries that will impact them for years to come. After a crash, victims may be uncertain if they should pursue a claim for compensation.
You need a California personal injury lawyer with years of experience helping victims obtain fair settlements for their claims. The team of attorneys at the Coastal Legal Center is here to help injured parties recover following a serious collision. Give us a call today at (619) 231- 0724 to see how we can help.
Notes: Outside news sources were used to create this post. Subsequently, the details of the accident have not been independently verified by our own staff. If you find any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us and we will correct the information or remove the post.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, Coastal Legal Center strives to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in San Diego. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.