Oakley, California – Head-on accident on Bethel Island Rd leaves two injured
Oakley, California (September 19, 2021) – Two people were injured in a head-on collision between two cars on Bethel Island Road in Oakley late Sunday evening September 19.
An East Contra Costa Fire Protection District battalion commander said unidentified drivers of both vehicles were taken by ambulance to unspecified local hospitals. The two sustained moderate injuries as a result of the 9:15 p.m. crash, which happened outside the Tail Wag Inn in the 4900 block of Bethel Island Road.
Oakley Police Department officers are still investigating the cause of the collision, although they say Bethel Island Road was closed for about an hour as they gathered evidence.
The investigation is ongoing and no further details have been provided.
We hope for the full and speedy recovery of those injured in this accident in Oakley.
Car accidents in the Stockton area
One of the most devastating experiences to go through is being injured in a car accident. This is mainly due to the fact that victims usually end up with painful, sometimes overwhelming, injuries that require extensive and often expensive medical treatment.
In California, more than 150,000 people are injured and must be hospitalized each year as a result of injuries sustained in traffic incidents. Usually, injured victims are transported from the scene of the accident and admitted to hospitals for treatment. Some injuries require emergency surgery and days or even weeks in the hospital.
This usually means lost wages for most people, which can be extremely stressful. Especially when they are faced with the costs associated with their accident in addition to their regular bills. Many people are afraid, confused, and generally unsure of how to move forward after being involved and injured in an accident.
When victims are injured in crashes due to the negligence of other motorists sharing the road, it is crucial that they turn to a professional. Stockton area auto accident lawyer as soon as they can.
Victims of injured accidents may be entitled to financial compensation which may help alleviate some or all of the financial burdens they may face in the future. Often, accident victims are able to recover compensation to cover both economic and non-economic damage.
In cases where the victims lose their lives, the surviving relatives may be entitled to compensation for funeral costs, burial costs, loss of consortium and various other damages.
Car Accident Lawyers in Oakley
At Torem & Associés, our personal injury lawyers in Oakley strive to ensure that victims are in the best possible position to move forward after their accidents and achieve their immediate and long-term goals. Our lawyers work diligently to protect the legal rights of victims after being injured in preventable accidents.
If you have been injured in a preventable accident, contact our Oakley Personal Injury Lawyers at (888) 500-5000 to discuss your legal options. Our team is available to meet with you, as soon as possible, to discuss the legal options available to help you get the compensation you need and deserve to move forward.
To note: Our team of writers use secondary sources when creating these articles. These sources include, but are not limited to, local news reports, police accident reports and eyewitness accounts of serious bodily accidents in Bakersfield. For this reason, the details surrounding the incident have not been independently verified by our team of editors. If you find any information that is not correct in our message, please contact our company immediately so that we can correct the message to reflect the most accurate information available.
Disclaimer: Our company, Torem & Associates, has worked hard to become valued members of the local business community. We write these posts as a way to raise awareness of the dangers of driving or being a passenger in any type of auto accident. We hope that through awareness, people will exercise extra caution when on the roads in Bakersfield and across California to avoid being seriously injured in an accident. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for businesses. The information provided in this article is intended for informational purposes and is not intended to be misinterpreted as legal or medical advice. The photos used in the message are not representative of the actual scene of the accident.