1 Dead and 3 Injured in Jamul Auto Accident on Otay Lakes Road
JAMUL, CA (December 26, 2021) – Saturday night, a person died in a pursuit crash on Otay Lakes Road.
The incident began with a failure-to-yield incident on Otay Lakes Road at around 6:04 p.m. According to reports, a California Border Patrol pursuit ended with the vehicle crashing head-on with a tree.
Meanwhile, reports confirmed that the crash ejected three people from the car. Responders declared one person dead at the scene. Meanwhile, the other ejected two people who sustained minor injuries.
Also, the crash led to the closure of Otay Lakes Road in both directions for multiple hours.
The authorities continue to investigate the crash.
We understand that losing a loved one is never easy. Our law firm would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to those mourning the death of the victim.
What Follows the Fatal Jamul Pursuit Accident
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals. This is quite common in accidents that result in death. Therefore, the family of the victim must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit.
Indeed, a suit forces liable parties to become accountable for their actions.
“The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork. Even questions from insurance companies and obtaining police reports can be stressful,” says Mark Sweet, an attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Turning to an experienced attorney can provide you with peace of mind. By hiring representation, you will also have someone make sure that your rights are respected, and that justice is properly served.
Losing a loved one can be distressing for your family and those involved, to say the least. You may have a chance to obtain justice and the means needed to cover unexpected monetary, physical, and emotional damages. With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our lawyers are here to guide you during your legal battle. Sweet Lawyers are no stranger to wrongful death cases. For a free case evaluation, call (800) 674 7852.