Stockton Man Killed in Sacramento Accident on Highway 99
SACRAMENTO, CA (April 29, 2021) – On Saturday, a person died in a vehicle crash on Highway 99 near Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard.
According to California Highway Patrol, it all started when a male motorcyclist rode a 2016 Harley Davidson motorcycle. Then, the rider lost a saddlebag on southbound Highway 99, near Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
Reports revealed that the rider pulled over into the center median to retrieve the saddlebag located in the number 1 lane. However, a vehicle struck the bag and spilled its content before the rider could retrieve it.
Furthermore, a 2002 Toyota Corolla struck the motorcyclist wearing a helmet. The force of the crash carried the rider into the hood of the Toyota and through the windshield.
Moreover, after the first crash, a 2006 Honda Civic rear-ended. Afterward, a 2007 Mercedes GL450 crashed into the Civic.
Meanwhile, responders transported the driver of the Toyota and the motorcyclist to a hospital with major injuries. The other drivers involved suffered minor injuries.
Reports revealed that the motorcyclist was pronounced dead on April 27.
The Sacramento accident on Highway 99 is under active investigation.
During this tragic time, we would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
Dealing with The Loss after a Deadly Accident
While assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing in a time of a devastating loss, the family of the victims 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. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, 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 that death has brought on will be covered with us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.