19-Year-Old Fatina Chaney Dies in Accident on Interstate 80 [Sacramento, CA]

19-Year-Old Fatina Chaney Dies in Accident on Interstate 80 [Sacramento, CA]

Woman Fatally Hit by Vehicle on I-80

Sacramento, CA (September 17, 2023) – On Saturday, 19-year-old Fatina Chaney was killed in a traffic accident on Interstate 80.

It was around 3:05 a.m. when Sacramento Police officers stopped a car on Evergreen Street at Del Paso Boulevard for vehicle code violations. Unfortunately, the car allegedly did not pull over, leading police on a pursuit.

The authorities lost sight of the vehicle upon reaching Interstate 80 and Marysville Boulevard at about 3:51 a.m. 

Afterward, the vehicle being chased crashed on the eastbound I-80 onramp.  

Officers said that an unknown number of people ran away from the car after it crashed.

Chaney was one of those who ran from the car. She walked into the freeway’s eastbound lanes where she was struck by an unknown number of cars.

At least two of the cars that struck her stopped at the accident scene. 

CHP‘s North Sacramento office is investigating this fatal crash. 


We at Sweet Lawyers extend our condolences to the loved ones of Fatina Chaney. May the bereaved find peace during this difficult time.


Fatina Chaney Dies in Sacramento Traffic Collision

We at Sweet Lawyers understand that losing a loved one is devastating.

The pain gets worse if you still have to deal with the legalities of a wrongful death case. When this happens, you need the help of legal experts to fight for you and to get the justice your loved one deserves.

The benefit of getting yourself a wrongful death attorney is that they will help you get compensation for the economic and non-economic damages incurred because of the untimely death.

However, it is better to understand that there is a time limit for the bereaved to take legal action in a wrongful death case. These restrictions are called the statute of limitations. It will only allow you to file a wrongful death lawsuit within a certain time. When these expire, the legal claim is no longer valid. Thus, the loved ones can no longer file a lawsuit.

Also, it is essential to know that these time limitations vary from state to state and case to case.

Facing the Aftermath of Deadly Sacramento Accident

Talk to us here at Sweet Lawyers if you lost a loved one in a vehicle crash. Our legal experts will guide you on a possible wrongful death claim.

When you hire us, our attorneys will do their best to ensure you get the maximum settlement. They will speak to witnesses and analyze evidence.

Call our offices right now at (800) 674 7852.

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