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Man Seriously Injured in Napa Car Accident on Highway 29 near Highway 221 ID’d as Jose Perez-Martinez

Jose Perez-Martinez Major Injury Napa Multi-Vehicle Accident on Highway 29 near Highway 221

Napa, California (February 28, 2020) – According to the California Highway Patrol, a traffic collision involving multiple vehicles on Thursday morning in Napa resulted in seriously injured one person.

The CHP said one person was hospitalized with major injuries after multiple vehicles crashed on Highway 29 south of Highway 221 at about 5:40 a.m. February 27.

The accident involved a Toyota Tacoma driven by 31-year-old David Campbell Jr., of San Lorenzo on the freeway, a Honda Civic operated by 48-year-old Jose Perez-Martinez and two other vehicles.

The Tacoma reportedly slammed into the back of the stopped Honda, causing it to roll over. Due to the impact of the collision, the Honda was pushed into another stopped automobile and then collided with the fourth vehicle.

Perez-Martinez of Carbondale, Colorado, was taken to Queen of the Valley Medical Center for treatment of major injuries.

Meanwhile, there were no other victims hurt after the wreck,

The crash resulted in the closure of northbound lanes for around two hours.

Neither drugs nor alcohol were suspected factors in the accident. An investigation into the crash is underway.

What to Do At the Accident Scene

Nobody is ever prepared for an accident. However, knowing what to do in case you are involved in the accident is very crucial. The following steps will help you ensure your safety and the safety of others.

  1. Stay at the scene and don’t panic.
  2. Check for injuries and immediately call for an ambulance if anyone is hurt.
  3. Notify the police even if no one is injured. The police will examine the scene and document the accident. At this point, it is important to record accurate information. You can later request a police report.
  4. If the accident is minor, it is advisable to move the vehicles to the shoulder and turn on your vehicle's hazard lights to ensure the safety of other motorists.
  5. Gather information about the other drivers involved in the accident. Also, talk to witnesses and get their information.
  6. If possible, take photos of the damage to your car and the surrounding area.
  7. Do not admit fault or discuss the accident with anyone. Do not sign any papers unless requested by the police.
  8. Do not leave the accident scene until the police have left.

After leaving the accident scene,

  1. Contact your insurance company as soon as possible.
  2. Get a copy of the accident report from the police.
  3. Get a property damage valuation.
  4. If you were injured in the accident, keep detailed notes of your injuries and track your medical treatment.
  5. Contact a reputable personal injury attorney to protect your rights.
  6. Seek legal advice before you contact your insurer to discuss your car accident claim and compensation for your personal injuries. A qualified attorney will help you recover the maximum amount of damages.
Alpine Law Group Sends strength and condolences to the accident victims and their families

Alpine Law Group sends strength and condolences to the accident victims and their families. Our firm stands ready to help those affected by tragedy obtain the justice they deserve. We can also help you obtain a copy of the police report free of charge. Call us 24/7 at 800-984-4123 to be directly connected with an attorney for a no-obligation consultation. There are no up-front fees and you pay us nothing if we don't win. You may also contact us via text message and online chat 24/7. We look forward to speaking with you.

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