Elizabeth Roberts Injured in Wrong-Way Crash on Interstate 215 in Menifee


Elizabeth Roberts Hospitalized after Menifee Crash on Interstate 215 near Scott Road

Elizabeth Roberts Injured in Wrong-Way Crash on Interstate 215 in Menifee

Menifee, California – 55-year-old Elizabeth Roberts was seriously injured in a Menifee crash that was preceded by a police chase on December 31, early Thursday morning, according to the authorities.

The chase started on Interstate 215 in Hemet when police spotted a pickup reported to had been stolen in Ridgecrest and ended when the suspect drove the wrong way and collided with a LabCorp van near the Scott Road exit.

Roberts, who was riding in the van was trapped in the wreckage and was extricated by firefighters.

As per a local news report, Roberts was rushed to Inland Valley Medical Center in Wildomar with severe injuries but she is expected to survive.

The suspect reportedly abandoned the pickup while moving and fled the scene on foot.

Details on any arrests were not immediately available

The incident remains under investigation.

Arin Khodaverdian, CEO and Managing Attorney of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights. Swift action by an intelligent and experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

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While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. We have numerous other 6-figure settlements within 30 days. While these results are atypical and do not predict future outcomes, justice in these cases helped bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the families.”

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