3 People Hurt in Piru 2-Car Crash on Highway 126
PIRU, CA (February 10, 2022) — Three people suffered minor to critical injuries in a car accident on Highway 126 near Center Street on February 2.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the 2-car collision happened around 5:28 p.m. For unknown reasons, a Toyota 4Runner and a Ford F-250 pickup truck collided in the westbound lanes.
Shortly after, Ventura County Fire Department, CHP officials and AMR paramedics responded. Due to the Toyota driver’s injuries, paramedics immediately brought him to Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
As for the two other victims, they declined medical treatment after having suffered minor wounds.
At this time, authorities have no information surrounding the cause or where the fault lies. However, if any witnesses have more information, please contact the CHP.
To minimize the danger of hitting another driver, practice safe and defensive driving. When behind the wheel, leave space in between other drivers and pay attention to others nearby. This way, you can respond better to hazards.
If you have been injured in a car accident, call The Law Offices of Daniel Kim for representation and personalized care. No one prepares for the aftermath of an accident. Yet rest assured since we will manage the legalities while you rest and heal. Our attorneys specialize in personal injury and wrongful death cases. Whether you have suffered a family death or have been hospitalized in a pedestrian accident, truck accident or car accident, call (800) 895-7199. We can also get you a copy of the police report from the accident.