[05-07-2024] Sacramento County, CA – Possible Minor Injury Reported Following Two-Vehicle Collision in Arden-Arcade

Published May 7, 2024

[05-07-2024] Possible Minor Injury Reported Following Two-Vehicle Collision in Arden-ArcadeA possible minor injury was reported following a two-vehicle collision in Arden-Arcade, Sacramento County, on Tuesday morning, May 7, 2024. 

According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened around 7:41 a.m. on Whitney and Watt Avenues. 

Authorities stated that a possible minor injury was reported due to the crash. The number of involved parties, as well as the extent of injuries, remain unclear. It is unknown whether drugs or alcohol contributed to the crash. 

No further information was released, and the authorities are gathering all necessary information to identify the cause of the accident. 

Anyone with information regarding the accident is highly encouraged to contact the authorities. 

Don’t Know What To Do After An Accident?

Your safety and rights depend on what you do next after an accident. Remember the following steps if you find yourself in one:

  • Check yourself for any injuries.
  • Stay on the scene, call 9-1-1, and wait for emergency responders.
  • Move your vehicle to the road shoulder if safe; turn on hazard lights.
  • Fully cooperate with law enforcement and stay until cleared to leave.
  • Document the scene and injuries with photos and videos.
  • Seek immediate medical attention.
  • Contact your insurance company and find a personal injury lawyer for legal advice.

What A Lawyer Can Do For You

Many victims put off calling a lawyer even if they sustain injuries after an accident. However, lawyers can help you in many ways. They can provide you with police reports, CCTV footage, and witness statements to strengthen your case. Your attorney will also negotiate with insurance companies to get you fair compensation. The best part is that they will do all of these things for you at no upfront cost. So if you’re injured in an accident, hire a personal injury attorney to recover medical bills, car repair costs, lost wages, and pain and suffering.