Castaic, CA (August 22, 2020) – This past Wednesday morning, an injury crash took place on an interstate in Castaic. 

No one involved in the crash has currently been identified. It took place on I-5 at approximately 11:10 a.m. for reasons still being investigated by local police. 

It is believed that at least two vehicles were involved in a collision on the interstate that then caused injuries to an unspecified number of people. 

The severity and scope of those injuries also remain undisclosed at this point in time, as few details are currently known about the wreck. 

The area of the interstate where the crash occurred was closed while first responders including police, paramedics, and firefighters worked at the accident site. It has since been reopened by local law enforcement officials. 

No further information has been provided at this time. 

An investigation into the circumstances of the wreck will be carried out by police investigators. 

California Auto Crashes

Castaic CA - Injuries Reported in I-5 AccidentNearly 500,000 car accidents occur in the Golden State each and every year, injuring more than 275,000 people and taking the lives of over 3,000. This means that thousands of California traffic accidents take place every single day, causing injury and, in worst-case scenarios, death to those involved. Sadly, California’s accident rate is one of the highest in the nation. This could be partially due to the fact that California is one of the most populated states in the United States, which ultimately means that the accident rates will be significantly higher than in other places.

We strive to provide our clients with the maximum compensation available for their own personal injuries and losses that may have resulted from being injured in an accident caused by carelessness. Drivers can be as careful as humanly possible on the road at any given time, but they are still unfortunately subjected to the unpredictable behaviors of other people on the road. Recoverable losses in a traffic accident case with injuries include but are not limited to, medical bills, pain and suffering, mental health treatment bills, prescription costs, funeral costs, and more. What losses you are able to recover greatly depends on the details of your recent traffic wreck.

 Depending on the circumstances of your recent accident, you could be able to collect full and fair financial compensation that could cover a large percentage if not all of the costs associated with your crash. 

If you or a loved one were injured by another person’s negligence while on the road, you could be entitled to significant compensation for your injuries and incurred damages. Contact Richard Harris Law Firm at (702)-444-4444 in order to speak with a skilled personal injury lawyer in California regarding your eligibility for compensation. We hold a firm belief that no one should ever have to pay for being injured by another person’s carelessness and work diligently to uphold it. 

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