1 Dead in Fountain Valley Auto Accident on Slater Avenue and Euclid Street
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA (February 28, 2023) – Sunday afternoon, a person died in a fiery crash on Slater Avenue and Euclid Street.
The incident happened just before 5:00 p.m. at the intersection of Slater Avenue and Euclid Street.
According to reports, a Toyota Camry headed north on Euclid Street. Then, it crashed with a Dodge Caravan as it turned left from the southbound lanes of Euclid Street to Slater Avenue.
As a result, the Camry caught fire.
Moreover, officers came to the crash scene and pulled the driver of the Camry, a 51-year-old Costa Mesa man out of the fiery car.
Then, responders took him to the hospital with significant head injuries.
Meanwhile, authorities declared the driver of the Dodge, a 55-year-old man, dead at the scene. At this time, his identity remained undisclosed due to pending family notification.
The Fountain Valley Police Department handles the crash investigation. Furthermore, the authorities urged anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact the department at 714-593-4481.
Moreover, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim.
Moving Forward after Tragic Loss in Fountain Valley Auto Accident
The loss of a dear one is irreversible. Hence, it’s in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
The family of the victim must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. This may be the most beneficial step toward recovery.
Filing a claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to the deceased,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar Fountain Valley auto accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you get through this. With our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being, while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.