Fatal Two-Vehicle Crash on Highway 101 Laytonville
Laytonville, CA (November 13, 2020) – Friday afternoon, one person died in a two-vehicle crash on northbound Highway 101.
The fatal Laytonville crash happened at about 1:10 p.m.on November 13.
The California Highway Patrol reports say two vehicles were involved in the collision. However, events leading to this incident are unspecified.
Moreover, the crash blocked northbound Highway 101 north of Laytonville at mile marker 76, but it has since re-opened.
A further investigation into the Highway 101 accident is ongoing.
Sweet Lawyers extend our deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of the deceased. May the bereaved find strength and comfort in this extremely difficult time.
Wrongful Death Claims
- A wrongful death claim is a claim brought against a defendant who has caused someone’s death, either through negligence (i.e. reckless driving) or as a result of some intentional action.
- A wrongful death claim gives the estate and/or those close to a deceased person the opportunity to file a lawsuit against the party who is legally liable for the death.
Why Should You File a Wrongful Death Claim?
The aftermath of this tragic loss may make pursuing legal matters for our dearly departed difficult. However, the decision to get a wrongful death attorney to handle this case is vital, not only to give you peace of mind but also to ensure those at-fault are held accountable.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal, while making sure that justice for your loved one is achieved,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Let our dedicated and compassionate wrongful death attorneys hold those at-fault accountable and protect you from further losses. We will exhaust every avenue of your case to obtain justice and compensation for your loss. We understand no amount can ease your pain and bring back your loved ones, but let us help you settle the nitty gritty legal details. Call our offices now at (800) 674-7852 and let us help you with the legal process as soon as possible. Don’t worry, your consultation is confidential and free. Above all, you won’t pay a dime in silly retainer fees. You can also reach us by email, talk to us on our live online chat, and text message us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.