Carlos Rios of Vallejo Dies in Highway 101 Pedestrian Accident [Sausalito, CA]

Carlos Rios of Vallejo Dies in Highway 101 Pedestrian Accident [Sausalito, CA]

41-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed in 101 Freeway Traffic Collision

Sausalito, CA (August 31, 2022) On Tuesday morning, 41-year-old Carlos Rios of Vallejo died after a Dodge Caravan fatally struck him in the No. 3 lane of Highway 101.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal traffic collision happened at around 4:35 a.m. at the Spencer Avenue offramp of the 101 Freeway.

Reports say that Rios was in the middle of the freeway when the Dodge fatally struck the pedestrian. It is not yet known why he was in the middle of the highway.

Moreover, the collision blocked all southbound lanes of the highway, and officials reopened the lanes at around 7:45 a.m.

Authorities say that the Dodge driver stayed at the scene and cooperative with investigators. Officials say that impairment did not play a factor in the crash.

The CHP is investigating the traffic collision and has not released further information at this time.

Furthermore, the Marin County Coroner’s office identified Rios on Wednesday.


Sweet Lawyers extends our deepest condolences to the family of Carlos Rios. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.


Highway 101 Fatal Collision

The fatal pedestrian accident on Highway 101 is an example that death could happen at any time, anywhere.

Worse is when a person’s negligence results in devastating effects on other people.

Thus, knowing that if your loved one died due to another’s negligence or misconduct, you have the right to sue the negligent parties for the damages that they caused.

Medical malpractice, transportation accidents, pedestrian collisions, and police brutality, are some of the examples of wrongful death.

When the bereaved files for a wrongful death claim, economic and non-economic damages are taken into consideration. These can include high medical bills, loss of benefits, funeral services costs, emotional distress, loss of income, loss of companionship, and much more.

To the bereaved family of Carlos Rios, call us at (800) 674 7852. Our litigators here at Sweet Lawyers would love to tell you more about a possible wrongful death case.

When you hire us, we guarantee that our lawyers will exhaust their best to ensure you get the maximum settlement. Indeed, they will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain important data that will help your case.

Click on this link and start chatting with our legal professionals.

You can contact us any time of the day, and any day of the week.

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