2 Dead in Goleta Auto Accident on Highway 101 near Dos Pueblos Canyon Road
GOLETA, CA (August 26, 2021) – Wednesday morning, two people died in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 101 near Dos Pueblos Canyon Road.
The incident happened at about 2:17 p.m., CHP public information officer Jonathan Gutierrez confirmed. Moreover, it occurred on Highway 101 near Dos Pueblos Canyon Road.
As a Volkswagen traveled north, the driver went across the dirt center divider into the southbound lanes of Highway 101. Then, the driver crashed with a Ford Expedition.
“The driver of the Volkswagen and the driver and the passenger of the Ford succumbed to their injuries at the scene and was pronounced deceased by Santa Barbara County Sheriff Coroner’s Office,” Gutierrez said.
The County Fire Department came to the scene to put off the vehicle fires. Also, they extricated victims from the wreckage.
Meanwhile, the Santa Barbara County Fire Department said that both vehicles caught fire.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victims.
Moving Forward after a Tragic Loss in a Crash
The loss of a dear one in the crash on Highway 101 near Dos Pueblos Canyon Road is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Those impacted must recognize they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. This may be the most beneficial step towards recovery.
Filing a claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to the deceased,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar Goleta auto accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their futures. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation and want to help make this process as easy as possible. With our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being, while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.