Glendale, CA – Crash with Injuries Caused by Wrong-Way Driver on I-5 Fwy at Colorado Blvd

Glendale, CA (March 19, 2020) – A serious collision was caused by a wrong-way driver on Thursday morning, March 19th, in Glendale. The incident was reported along the I-5 Freeway at Colorado Boulevard after a northbound vehicle entered the southbound lanes of the freeway around 11:49 a.m.

Authorities stated that a Mazda 6 sedan was traveling in the opposite direction of traffic when it collided with a grey Toyota Prius, a white van, and an SUV. Officials with the Los Angeles Fire Department arrived at the scene to assist the victims and several tow trucks were called to remove the vehicles.

At this time, officials have not confirmed the number of victims or the seriousness of their injuries. The incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Multi-Vehicle Accidents in California

According to officials, about 9.1 per 100,000 people were killed during the multiple car crashes that took place throughout California in 2017. Multi-vehicle accidents in California, like anywhere else in the country, are repeatedly triggered by the actions of a seriously reckless or distracted driver, often leaving numerous people hurt or worse. While the numbers commonly vary, countless people only continue to suffer severe injuries due to negligent motorists each and every day.

At The May Firm, we will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on the path ahead. We believe that anyone who has operated a vehicle in an inattentive manner that resulted in injuries or the loss of a loved one should be held liable for their actions. If you have lost a family member or suffered an injury in a collision, please call us at (844) 629-3476 or leave us a message to receive a free consultation with one of our compassionate attorneys today.

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Disclaimer: Our firm is providing this post for general information and to help the public avoid similar situations, but also prepare them should they find themselves a victim. We strive to honor those who have been victims of accidents in the state of California.  Victims should seek assistance from legal or medical professionals and not view this post as any type of legal or medical advice.  The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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