San Francisco, CA – Crash on Market St Results in Injuries
San Francisco, CA (September 7, 2020) – An auto accident reported in the Van Ness – Civic Center section of San Francisco resulted in injuries and expansive traffic delays throughout the area. Just after midnight, on September 7, the San Francisco Police Department responded to the scene of a collision on Market Street.
Reports show that several vehicles collided on Market Street at the intersection with Gough Street for unknown reasons. The crash resulted in major delays in traffic throughout the area.
Medical personnel responded to the scene of the accident and began to render aid to injured victims. At least one person involved in the crash was transported to an area hospital for treatment of injuries. At this time, the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in California
Driving a motor vehicle is one of the fastest and most effective ways to make it where you want to go. Whether you are going to work, a friend’s house, or even shopping, it is crucial that you are able to do so safely. People throughout our state use motor vehicles daily to travel to their destinations. Generally, motor vehicles like cars, trucks, and SUVs are considered to be safe, reliable, and effective. Even today we are seeing endless measures being made to cut the costs of transportation and make this method of transportation more efficient. Regardless of the number of safety features new vehicles are developed to contain, we continue to see people injured in collisions at an alarming rate.
Every year, car accidents leave more than 150,000 people with injuries in the state of California. In some cases, victims are able to go on with their lives with minimal interruption. This is not always the case. In fact, thousands of accident victims suffer life-altering injuries that require extensive medical treatment, surgery, and therapy. Tens of thousands of Californians are hospitalized and forced to spend weeks off work to recover from their injuries. When victims are injured in accidents caused by negligent drivers, it is crucial that they reach out to a car accident attorney in California as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Working with a skilled and aggressive legal team in the aftermath of your accident can make a world of difference for your ability to hold wrongdoers accountable and maximize your recoveries. San Francisco Bay Area personal injury lawyer William E. Weiss has extensive experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve after being harmed. Our attorneys provide aggressive and competent legal representation for clients to ensure they are in the best position imaginable to recover. If you were injured in a collision as a result of a negligent driver, contact California accident lawyer William E. Weiss directly by calling (415) 235-7060 to explore legal options available for you. By scheduling a free case evaluation with our team at WilliamWeissLaw.com you can see what legal options are available to help get you the justice you deserve from those who caused you harm.
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