On Thursday, December 1t7th, a semi-trailer truck was reported to have rolled over in Sylmar. California Highway Patrol was the first responder at the scene. The incident happened at 2:15 a.m. on 5 Freeway, near Roxford Street. No one was injured in the crash. It is not yet known what caused the truck to roll over. Several lanes of 5 Freeway were closed while the investigation of the crash was ongoing.
What Can You Do If You Were Injured in A Car Accident Where the At-Fault Driver is Working?
If you were injured in a car accident where the at-fault driver is performing work on behalf of an employer, you should know that if you plan to pursue any kind of legal claims, you should direct them to the employer. This is because, in California, employers have vicarious liability for actions done by the employee while working on their behalf. If you plan to pursue a claim against a business entity, be sure to consult a lawyer beforehand. We can connect you with one of our experienced car accident lawyers for a free consultation, which you can receive by dialing (800) 310-1606.
Source: NBC Los Angeles