Highway 24 Crash Kills 60-Year-Old Man
Orinda, CA (March 12, 2021) – On Thursday, a 60-year-old man from Brentwood died in a horrible vehicle crash on Highway 24.
The fatal accident happened before 5 a.m. near the Wilder Road exit.
Apparently, officers initially indicated more than one car was involved in the accident, however, it was revealed that only one car crashed.
Officers said a red Ford Ranger lost control, went off the highway, and crashed into a metal light pole.
Unfortunately, the accident crushed the pickup truck’s roof.
The authorities pronounced the unidentified driver dead at the scene. His identity was withheld pending the notification of his next of kin.
Moreover, the officers prompted a Sig Alert for severe traffic and closed the highway for about one hour. They reopened the highway at about 6:50 A.M.
Sweet Lawyers wants to send our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. May you find comfort during this difficult time.
Coping With Fatal Crash
Moreover, in a time filled with uncertainty, confronting a tragic loss can be overwhelming. As the loved ones of the deceased grieve, it is also important to recognize that if you lost family in an accident, you may recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
Ultimately, this offers 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. 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.
Reach out to Sweet Lawyers for more information. Our website chat agents are available 24/7 to discuss your family’s legal options. Also, you may call us at (800) 674 7854.