5 People Injured in Car Crash After Police Chase Near Barranca Avenue and Cienega Avenue in Covina

5 People Injured in Car Crash After Police Chase Near Barranca Avenue and Cienega Avenue in Covina

ON August 18, 2017

Two cars involved in a crash after a police pursuit

According to a KTLA article, five victims were injured after a traffic accident took place in Covina on a Friday night after a police chase ensued.

San Dimas sheriff’s deputies were in pursuit of a suspected DUI driver before the crash happened near Barranca Avenue and Cienega Avenue, said sources.

Just before 8:45 p.m., two vehicles collided, injuring a total of five people as a result.  The DUI suspect’s vehicle crashed into another car, said sources.

The suspect was later transported by authorities to a hospital after the crash.  Five others were injured after being involved.  It is currently unclear if they were transported to a hospital as well.

No further details have been released in regards to the incident, although authorities are currently working to close the investigation.

Our May Firm staff is deeply saddened upon hearing news of this accident, and will keep the 5 victims as well as their family in our thoughts and prayers during this tremendously difficult time.

If you have been injured as a result of a traffic accident or otherwise, you may be entitled to a personal injury tort case against the responsible party.  Contact The May Firm today for a free consultation and speak with one of our attorneys regarding your case and see all of the options you may have.  We have offices throughout California, including cities such as Stockton, San Luis Obispo, Orange County, and San Diego.  Call us today at 1-844-MAYFIRM.