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Head-On Crash Near Vineyard Injures Six in Sacramento

Head-On Collision, Sacramento, CA

Six Injured, Including Children, in Sacramento Two-Car Head-On Collision

Sacramento, CA –A devastating two-vehicle head-on collision on Florin Road near Vineyard left six people injured, including several children, on Wednesday afternoon.

The Incident

On July 3, 2024, a tragic two-vehicle head-on collision occurred in Sacramento around 4:30 p.m. on the 10000 block of Florin Road near Vineyard, just west of Sloughhouse.

The Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District confirmed that six individuals sustained injuries, with at least three being children. Four of the victims were reported to have moderate injuries, while two were critically injured.

The cause of the accident and the identities of those involved remain undisclosed as authorities continue their investigation.

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Legal Implications 

From a legal standpoint, determining the cause of such accidents is crucial. Liability can significantly impact the compensation process for the injured parties.

Statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) revealed a 3.3% decrease in traffic fatalities in the first half of 2023 compared to the same period in 2022, highlighting ongoing safety concerns. In California alone, there were 2,061 fatalities due to motor vehicle accidents in the first half of 2023.

Sacramento recorded 3,564 injury or fatal crashes in 2023, illustrating the prevalence of such incidents in the area. These statistics underscore the potential severity of injuries and the importance of robust legal support for victims.

A Law Firm You Can Trust

In the aftermath of this tragic accident, securing competent legal representation is vital for the affected families. The Scranton Law Firm boasts over 50 years of experience and a proven track record, having secured over $1 billion for injured clients.

Our experienced car accident lawyers offer compassionate and skilled legal support, ensuring victims receive the justice and compensation they deserve.

If you or a loved one has been affected by this incident or a similar accident, don’t face this alone. Contact the Scranton Law Firm for a free consultation and let their knowledgeable team guide you through this challenging time.


  1. What are the immediate steps to take after a car accident? Ensure safety first, call emergency services, exchange information with other parties, document the scene, and seek medical attention even if you feel fine initially.
  1. Who determines the cause of the accident during the investigation?  Law enforcement agencies and accident reconstruction experts typically investigate to determine the cause of the accident.
  1. Can I claim compensation for my child’s injuries from the accident?  Yes, you can seek compensation for your child’s medical expenses, pain and suffering, and other related damages. A personal injury attorney can guide you through this process.
  1. How long after an accident can I file a legal claim in California?  Generally, you have two years from the date of the accident to file a personal injury claim in California. 
  1. Why is it necessary to consult a personal injury lawyer after a car accident?  A personal injury lawyer can help navigate legal complexities, deal with insurance companies, gather evidence, and ensure you receive fair compensation.

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Don’t navigate the aftermath of a head-on collision alone. Let the Scranton Law Firm stand by your side. With over 50 years of experience as personal injury lawyers, we’ve helped thousands recover from their losses. If you or a loved one are affected by a Sacramento head-on collision, don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Secure your rights and seek the justice you deserve. Call us now for a free consultation – The Scranton Law Firm, your trusted ally in these challenging times. Call 800-707-0707 now.