Elk Grove, CA (June 20, 2024) – A vehicle crash was reported Monday morning on southbound Highway 99 near Dillard Road south of Elk Grove, per the California Highway Patrol and troopers have since released additional details about the incident.

CHP was dispatched to the crash site around 10:30 a.m., and officers further confirmed that a big rig was involved in the wreck. It’s unclear what happened immediately before the crash, but the semi-truck and a car collided near the Dillard off-ramp, per officials. Two people were taken to the hospital with moderate injuries, and it’s unclear if anyone else was hurt. Fire departments also assisted as EMTs assessed the victims. Specific details about the victims remain unknown, however, as officers continue to investigate the crash.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.

Truck Accidents in California

Truck accidents are relatively common throughout the greater Sacramento area, given its status as the state capital and major hub for transport and travel. Tragically, more trucks on the roadways mean more risks for victims. All too often, truck accident injuries, such as severe brain damage and spinal cord injuries, may be lifelong. Unfortunately, it might be difficult to ascertain your compensation and get a settlement in the aftermath, even if you are entitled to past and future damages for your injuries.

Due to the involvement of trucking firms, these accidents can get complicated quickly. Additionally, these businesses possess a lot more resources than an average driver. A Sacramento truck accident lawyer can provide impartial counsel in your case by placing you on a level playing field with the most prominent trucking conglomerates.

A skilled Sacramento truck accident attorney is necessary to guarantee a favorable result in these particularly complicated truck-related cases. Commercial vehicle accidents often result in deaths and severely injured people, and thus, litigation involving these kinds of incidents can become quite complex. Moreover, a truck driver is legally “on the job” while operating a vehicle. Several additional considerations are absent in a typical auto accident case.

Thankfully, Jeremy Winter is aware of the nuances surrounding truck accident cases. He will help ensure you get the compensation you deserve after being injured in a crash. He will manage your accident claim’s day-to-day tasks, such as reviewing the evidence, speaking with witnesses, and settling disputes with insurance companies. Contact the Law Offices of J.G. Winter and speak to our Elk Grove truck accident attorneys at 844.734.2626 to arrange a free consultation.

Note: The information in this publication is sourced from secondary materials such as news reports, blogs, police records, and eyewitness accounts. J.G. Winter Law has not independently confirmed these details. If you find inaccuracies or wish for the story to be removed, please contact us. We will quickly respond by correcting or removing the content as needed.

Disclaimer: The image featured in this post does not depict the incident mentioned. The purpose of this post is not to attract business, and it should not be interpreted as offering medical or legal counsel. In the event of an accident resulting in injury to yourself or a loved one, it’s crucial to obtain medical care without delay, followed by a consultation with an attorney to understand your legal options.

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