On August 19th, 2011, an Irvine woman died of injuries resulted from an accident in San Bernardino, when her car went off an embankment. The 34 year old woman was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office. According to the California Highway Patrol, no other vehicles were involved.
This unfortunate incident could be the result of driving at a high rate of speed, which is one of the leading causes of injuries on the roads. California Vehicle Code Section 22350, prohibits driving at a speed that is not safe for conditions. This general provision is meant to keep drivers from driving in a manner that can jeopardize the safety of the public at large.
If you or anyone you know is injured as a result of someone’s negligence please contact one of our offices in Los Angeles, Huntington Park, Rancho Cucamonga, or Irvine and speak to one of our experienced personal injury lawyers for maximum compensation.