2 Killed, 1 Hospitalized in Berkeley Accident on Marin Avenue near San Benito Road
BERKELEY, CA (May 12, 2021) – Tuesday afternoon, two people died in a two-vehicle crash on Marin Avenue near San Benito Road.
According to authorities, the incident involved two vehicles. Furthermore, it happened at around 1:40 p.m. on Marin Avenue near San Benito Road.
Reports revealed that a passenger from one of the vehicles died at the scene.
Responders transported the driver of that same vehicle to Highland Hospital. However, the driver was later pronounced dead.
Meanwhile, paramedics transported a mother from the second vehicle to Highland Hospital with critical injuries.
Also, the victim’s daughter accompanied her mother. At this time, it’s still unclear if she suffered injuries in the crash.
Moreover, the crash damaged a power pole in the area and closed Marin Avenue from Grizzly Peak Boulevard to the Circle.
The events leading to the Berkley crash are under investigation.
During this tragic time, we would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victims.
Dealing with Loss after a Berkeley Deadly Accident
While assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing in a time of a immense loss, the family of the victims must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit may 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 the well-being of those impacted by devastating accidents. 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.