Robert Castellanos Dead in Pacoima Accident
PACOIMA, CA (July 24, 2023) – Sunday morning, a brutal multi-vehicle crash on 118 Freeway and 5 Freeway killed Robert Castellanos.
The incident happened at 2:48 a.m. in the eastbound Ronald Reagan 118 Freeway at Golden State 5 Freeway, said California Highway Patrol Officer Elizabeth Kravig.
According to reports, a pickup truck and sports car crashed. Then, the man was trapped inside the sports car.
Firefighters responded to the scene and used hydraulic tools to free the man. However, he was later declared dead at the scene.
Also, the CHP initiated a SigAlert at 3:27 a.m. that closed down all eastbound lanes of the Ronald Reagan Freeway at the Golden State Freeway and diverted traffic off onto the Golden State Freeway.
At this time, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of Robert Castellanos.
Moving Forward after Brutal Multi-Vehicle Crash on 118 Freeway and 5 Freeway
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
The family of Robert Castellanos must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the most beneficial step toward recovery.
Filing a wrongful death 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 your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
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