People Injured in Fatal Collision in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA (June 19, 2022) – On Sunday, a 22-year-old Antioch man sustained fatal injuries in a DUI collision on Highway 80.
Officers received the crash report at about 2:55 a.m. on the westbound freeway just west of Treasure Island.
Officers say a 2007 Infiniti M45 sedan slowed down due to possible mechanical problems. However, the vehicle was rear-ended by a 2014 Nissan Frontier pickup truck.
Unfortunately, the man in the rear seat of the Infiniti died.
The paramedics rushed a 21-year-old man also riding the Infiniti to a hospital with major injuries.
Moreover, the 22-year-old woman in the front passenger seat sustained major injuries.
The rescuers also rushed the 22-year-old San Francisco woman driving the Infinite to a hospital. Then, they later arrested her on suspicion of driving under the influence.
The 36-year-old man driving the Nissan sustained minor injuries. The medical team rushed him to a hospital.
Meanwhile, the CHP is investigating the fatal collision in San Francisco.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our sympathies to the loved ones of the deceased in the collision on Highway 80. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
What Is a Wrongful Death Claim?
Following the fatal collision in San Francisco, it is important to make sure you are legally covered so you can grieve in peace.
That is why hiring a legal expert who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make during this time.
Moreover, it is helpful to know that each state has its own laws covering who can file a wrongful death suit on behalf of the deceased.
These people are related to or depend financially on the person who died. The law usually allows the following people to file a wrongful death case:
- Surviving spouses
- Domestic partners (registered domestic partnership)
- Children of the deceased
- Financial dependents, parents, minors under the care of the deceased
- Personal representatives
So, to the bereaved of the person who died in the collision on Highway 80, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.