1 Dead and 1 Injured in Lancaster Auto Accident on Avenue L and 20th Street
LANCASTER, CA (June 8, 2023) – Tuesday night, a brutal three-truck crash on Avenue L and 20th Street killed 1 person.
The incident happened at about 9:00 p.m. at the intersection of Avenue L and 20th Street West.
According to reports, a red Chevy Silverado, a gray Subaru Forester, and a Ram 3500 pickup had stopped at the intersection. Then, the suspect driving the Ram pickup struck the back of the Subaru Forester. The impact sent the Forester crashing into the Chevy Silverado.
Then, the Subaru was crushed between the two trucks. As a result, a male passenger in the Forester sustained fatal injuries.
Also, the female driver of the Subaru was transported to a hospital in critical condition.
Moreover, the driver and passengers of the other vehicles suffered minor injuries.
Furthermore, the authorities arrested the Ram pickup driver on suspicion of gross vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated.
Meanwhile, the authorities urged anyone with information about the incident to contact Lancaster Sheriff Station traffic investigators at 661-948-8466.
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.
We want to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
Dealing with Loss after Brutal Three-Truck Crash on Avenue L and 20th Street
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing during a devastating loss. However, the victim’s family must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step toward closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Nothing can bring back those dearly departed. Thus, we strive to secure our clients’ future, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consists of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate while we determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered by us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.