On January 4, Alaska State Troopers responded to a head-on collision near Mile 18.5 Kalifornsky Beach Road. Investigation revealed the driver of a Chevy pickup turned left in front of a Chevy Colbat. The driver of the Cobalt was traveling the speed limit and unable to stop, hitting the truck head-on. Both vehicles were towed from the scene. The driver of the Cobalt was transported to Central Peninsula Hospital with injuries. Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be a factor.
Report taken from Alaska State Troopers Dispatch.
Driving Safety Tip
When approaching and entering an intersection be prepared to avoid crashes that other drivers may cause. Take precautions to allow for the lack of skill or improper driving habits of other drivers. Potentially dangerous acts include speeding, improper turn movements, and failure to yield the right of way.
Motorists are expected to use a reasonable amount of care on the road. If you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident due to someone else’s lack of care-or negligence- you may be entitled to financial compensation for your injuries or other damages. Don’t hesitate to reach out to the personal injury attorneys at Paskvan & Ringstad, P.C.