Authorities Investigating Santa Barbara Car Accident at Las Positas and Calle Real
Santa Barbara, California (February 10, 2020) – Authorities are investigating the cause of a traffic collision that took place in the area of Santa Barbara at about 9:30 a.m. on February 9.
According to a local news source, the car crash was reported on Sunday morning at the intersection of Las Positas and Calle Real.
The initial report showed that an SUV was found crushed on the passenger side and with airbags deployed. Due to the impact, a pickup truck was also located at the site flipped on its side.
It was affirmed that one of the involved motorists went through a yellow light prior to the occurrence of the accident.
Two children, ages 11 and 12, were hospitalized at Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara for treatment of injuries sustained in the wreck.
There were no other serious injuries reported after the mishap.
The crash resulted in the closure of a few lanes for an unknown time.
Officials requested tow trucks to remove the involved automobiles away from the crash site.
According to Arin Khodaverdian, the Managing Partner and CEO Alpine Law Group, a separate investigation by an experienced attorney is necessary so as clearly uncover the circumstances surrounding the collision. “An attorney will also help the victim to navigate all the legal processes in pursuit of fair compensation and justice.
Car accident claims are rarely straightforward, and, regardless of the circumstances involved, liable insurance companies will often do everything possible to limit their out-of-pocket expenses by either devaluing or outright denying your claim. It is crucial, therefore, that you have an experienced attorney on your side,” said Arin.