1 Person Killed in Colusa County Pedestrian Accident on Highway 45
COLUSA COUNTY, CA (October 4, 2022) – Thursday night, authorities arrested Adres Melchor after a fatal hit-and-run crash on Highway 45.
The incident occurred just after 8:00 p.m. on Highway 45.
According to reports, 55-year-old Adres Melchor drove a Chevrolet Tahoe on Highway 45. Then, the 66-year-old woman entered the southbound lane.
As a result, Melchor struck the woman with his vehicle.
Meanwhile, the woman succumbed to injuries.
Then, Adres Melchor escaped from the crash scene. However, officers later found him at his home.
The authorities eventually arrested Adres Melchor.
Meanwhile, the authorities haven’t disclosed the identity of the deceased due to pending family notification.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the loved ones grieving the death of the victim.
Moving Forward After the Deadly Crash Involving Adres Melchor
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Highway 45 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. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar pedestrian 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 future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. Moreover, 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. Thus, for more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.