Three injured in collision on Camano Island

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Three people injured in Camano Island car accident
Motor Vehicle Collision caused by loss of control

Date: January 9, 2011, 01/09/2011
Location: Camano Island, Island County, Washington
Type: Car accident, Motor Vehicle Collision
Outcome: Three injured

Three people were injured in a two-car collision on Camano Island on Sunday evening around 4:45pm. The collision was caused by a car that was driven by 78-year-old Nancy Baird who was traveling west in the eastbound lane of Cross Island Road. Another car carrying 19-year-old Rebecca Wilson and 18-year-old Cilian Roche of Stanwood, was heading eastbound and was unable to avoid Baird's car after turning the corner.

Baird was taken to Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon and Willson and Roche were taken to Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett. Both teenagers were released in satisfactory condition but Baird's condition is still unknown.

National Car Accident Statistics
There were nearly 6,420,000 auto accidents in the United States in 2005. The financial cost of these crashes is more than 230 Billion dollars. 2.9 million people were injured and 42,636 people killed. About 115 people die every day in vehicle crashes in the United States -- one death every 13 minutes.

Seattle Personal Injury Attorneys

If you or a family member has suffered as the result of a car accident, Seattle car accident attorney Chris Davis and the Davis Law Group can help you. We understand the devastation that can occur as a result of being in a serious auto accident. We are committed to helping car accident, trucking accident, and motorcycle accident victims recover the just and fair compensation they are entitled to receive under the law.

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