Driver Injured in Big Rig Accident on 10 Freeway near Mesa Drive in Blythe
BLYTHE, CA (March 31, 2021) — A driver suffered injuries in an accident on 10 Freeway near Mesa Drive in Blythe Tuesday afternoon.
The authorities said they received reports about the crash at about 1:40 p.m. Callers said the collision happened in the westbound lanes of the freeway.
When the first responders arrived at the scene, they located a car and a big rig that were involved in a collision. The details about the accident, however, were not immediately known.
The California Highway Patrol officers confirmed that a driver sustained minor injuries but did not say whether it was an occupant of the car or the semi-truck. There were also no word on whether the injured party required medical attention in a hospital.
Meanwhile, the cause and details leading up to the accident remain unknown as of this time. However, further investigation is being conducted.
Due to their nature and complexity, highways and freeways often become the scenes of an accident. When driving through one, stay alert and be vigilant of the condition of the road. Drive within the prescribed speed limit and always put your seat belt on. Additionally, never drink and drive, and take proper breaks after every couple of hours of continuous driving.
If you have suffered injuries in an accident, you need a personal injury lawyer to advocate on your behalf while you focus on healing and recovery. The Law Offices of Daniel Kim is ready to fight for you to receive the medical care you need and get the compensation you deserve. Our team will personally assist you with police reports, insurance claims, medical bills, and much more. Contact us at (800) 895-7199 for a free consultation. Moreover, you can request a police report from your accident.