Fatal Crash on Highway 4 Kills 1 Person
Discovery Bay, CA (July 3, 2020) – On Thursday afternoon, one person died in a fatal crash on Highway 4, west of Discovery Bay Boulevard.
The crash happened just before 12:30 p.m. in the westbound direction.
CHP closed both directions of the highway and there is no estimated time when it will be open.
Early indications from the accident scene indicate a head-on collision between two vehicles.
We at Sweet Lawyers express our sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased. Our thoughts are with you in this painful time.
What to Do Next After Fatal Accidents
In a time filled with uncertainty, confronting a tragic loss can seem unimaginable. As the loved ones of the deceased victims grieve, it is also important to recognize that if your family loses a member in an accident, you may recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
Ultimately, a wrongful death lawsuit gives the loved ones of a departed family member some semblance of justice.
“The aftermath of tragic accidents can make everything difficult for a family. The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork, questions from insurance companies or defense attorneys, and attempting to obtain police reports. Grieving and handling legal claims don’t exactly go hand in hand, and this is why hiring an experienced attorney can not only provide you with peace of mind that you have a fighter in your corner but also having someone to make sure that your rights are respected and that justice will be served. Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
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