1 Dead and Injuries Reported in Baker Multi-Vehicle Accident on Interstate 15 near Afton Road
BAKER, CA (August 24, 2022) – Tuesday afternoon, a person died and two people suffered injuries in a crash on Interstate 15 near Afton Road.
The incident occurred at around 12:08 p.m. on northbound Interstate 15 near Afton Road. According to reports, the crash involved a 26 ft box truck, a semi-truck with a trailer, and a Ford 350 pickup truck hauling a 22 ft gooseneck trailer.
When the authorities arrived, they confirmed that three trapped people sustained critical injuries. Then, one of them was semi-conscious. Meanwhile, a fourth patient sustained minor injuries.
Moreover, they confirmed that one of the critical patients succumbed to injuries at the scene.
Thus, only two helicopters landed on the scene and transported the victims to Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas.
Also, the crash shut down both lanes of Interstate 15.
Furthermore, officers confirmed that the semi-truck combination was loaded with frozen foods and the front of the trailer split. Meanwhile, the gooseneck trailer hauled the chalkboard. An additional white pickup truck did not require a tow truck.
We want to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim of the crash on Interstate 15 near Afton Road.
Dealing with The Loss after a Multi-Vehicle Accident
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing during a devastating loss. However, the victim’s family must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step towards closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Nothing can bring back those dearly departed. Thus, we strive to secure our clients’ future, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consist of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate while we determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered with us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.