Carlos Garza Dead in San Diego Car vs Tow Truck Crash on Interstate 5 near Main Street
SAN DIEGO, CA (June 21, 2021) – Friday night, Carlos Garza, 27, died in a two-vehicle accident involving a tow truck on Interstate 5 by the Main Street exit.
According to reports, a tow truck had pulled over to the side of Interstate 5 to help another driver.
However, at 8:10 p.m., a male driver crashed his car into the stopped tow truck. The rear-end accident occurred on southbound I-5 near the Main Street exit by Barrio Logan.
A video revealed that the black Honda Accord was stuck under the flatbed portion of the truck after the high-speed crash. The coroner identified the Honda Driver as Carlos Garza, of San Diego.
Meanwhile, the Accord’s engine caught fire after the crash. However, the tow truck driver managed to extinguish it in no time.
Also, Caltrans San Diego confirmed that the crash shut down two lanes of southbound traffic on the 5 Freeway.
At this time, additional details about the collision remain unavailable. Once further information becomes available, the public will be informed.
We understand that losing a loved one is never easy. Our law firm would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to those mourning the loss of the victim.
What Grieving Families Can Do after a Fatal Crash
In the case of the tow truck accident on Interstate 5, the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law.
Those closest to the victim may have the right to seek compensation for their loss. Some common examples include funeral expenses, medical bills, and what is called “loss of consortium.”
“Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
To begin filing a wrongful death claim, call the Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852. Our goal is to remain on your side throughout your legal battle. Moreover, we will grant you a settlement that you and your family deserve. Above all, we single ourselves out from other law firms by providing personalized guidance and aggressive representation. Thus, if interested in seeking trusted legal support to cover any financial hardships accrued from a fatal rear end accident, do not hesitate to call. Additionally, we are at your disposal 24/7.