Two-Vehicle Collision near Lorentz Road Left Several Hurt

JACKSON, CA (June 28, 2023) – Sunday afternoon, a head-on crash on Latrobe Road in Amador County left at least seven people injured.

According to the report, the collision occurred in the area of Latrobe Road and Lorentz Road. Further investigation revealed that a westbound 2004 Honda Civic on Latrobe crossed over the center lines for unknown reasons.

Consequently, the Honda collided with a 2002 Toyota Tacoma traveling east on the same road.

Responding emergency personnel airlifted the Honda driver to UC Davis Medical Center and their passenger to Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center. Both patients sustained major injuries.

Additionally, Amador Fire officials requested an additional air ambulance for another person. It was unclear whether the remaining patients required hospitalization.

Police are investigating if alcohol or drugs contributed to the collision. Anyone who witnessed the Latrobe Road head-on crash is asked to contact local authorities immediately.

One small driving mistake can lead to a car accident. This is why it is important to drive defensively and always abide by all driving laws. Keep your attention on the road, follow the speed limit, and never drive under the influence of altering substances. Moreover, always be prepared and check your vehicle before traveling.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a car crash. Reach out to the car accident attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands what you are going through, and they are here to help you seek justice and compensation. Call them at 1-800-900-0000 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat.

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