72-Year-Old Saleem Rana Killed, 3 Other People Injured in Car Accident on 241 Toll Road
Orange, CA (August 7, 2020) – On Thursday, 72-year-old Saleem Rana died, and three other people were injured in a vehicle crash on 241 Toll Road.
The fatal accident happened at about 11:10 p.m. north of East Santiago Canyon Road.
California Highway Patrol said a man was driving a 2010 Toyota Camry north in the southbound lanes and crashed into a southbound 2006 Ford F-150, whose driver couldn’t move out of the way in time.
Meanwhile, the 19-year-old pick-up driver from Corona incurred major injuries. Rescuers took him to UC Irvine Medical Center.
Two other passengers, an 18-year-old man, and a 19-year-old woman both from Corona were also injured and rushed to UCI.
The 19-year-old driver of the Camaro from Riverside did not get injured, and neither did his 23-year-old passenger.
However, authorities have not yet determined if alcohol or drugs were a factor in the crash.
We at Sweet Lawyers express our condolences to the family and friends of Saleem Rana. Our thoughts are with you during this time.
Who to Turn to after a Fatal Crash
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, it is crucial that the family of the victim becomes aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit.
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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