Chaffee – Motorist Airlifted To Hospital Following Accident

A motorist was hospitalized following an ATV crash in Chaffee Tuesday last week.

The incident occurred on Highway 77 a few miles north of Oran. At around 6:00 p.m., an SUV and a Kawasaki MULE collided. The driver of the SUV, 36-year-old Samantha J. Lincoln of Chaffee, was unhurt, while the operator of the ATV, 31-year-old Joshua L. Lester of Imperial, sustained serious injuries and had to be airlifted to the hospital for treatment. Authorities are expected to release updates to this incident when appropriate.

Authorities investigating these incidents typically focus on identifying factors that might have led to these collisions. Needless to say, identifying culprits is the priority so that any appropriate legal actions can be explored. It’s in these scenarios where victims are advised to seek legal guidance so that any appropriate claims can be properly pursued.