Carlos Rodriguez Deads after San Jacinto Car Accident on Ramona Expressway
SAN JACINTO, CA (August 10, 2020) – Early Saturday morning, Carlos Rodriguez and another individual died in a head-on crash on Ramona Expressway.
The incident occurred on August 8th at 5:40 a.m., said Sgt. Mike Heath of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. According to reports, the crash happened on Ramona Expressway, west of Warren Road.
Some witnesses revealed that one of the cars caught fire.
Meanwhile, the authorities found one of the drivers deceased inside a car. Furthermore, another person, a male, was located with serious injuries and later died at the scene.
At this time, it’s unknown whether the man was the driver of the SUV. It’s also unclear if there are other persons inside the SUV.
According to investigations, a black Kia Spectra headed west on the expressway. However, for reasons still unknown, the vehicle drove across the double yellow line and crashed head-on with a Ford Expedition.
After putting off the fire, the firefighters found the driver of the car stuck inside.
The authorities identified one of the drivers as 74-year-old Carlos Rodriguez of Perris. Unfortunately, they haven’t disclosed the identity of the other driver.
Moreover, the authorities shut down the expressway from Warren Road to Bridge Street for more than four hours during the investigation.
We understand that losing a loved one is never easy. Our law firm would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to those mourning the heartbreaking loss of Carlos Rodriguez and the other victim.
What Follows the Head-on Crash on Ramona Expressway
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals. This is quite common in accidents that result in death. Therefore, the family of the victim must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit.
Indeed, a wrongful death suit forces liable parties to become accountable for their actions.
“The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork. Even questions from insurance companies and obtaining police reports can be stressful,” says Mark Sweet, an attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Turning to an experienced attorney can provide you with peace of mind. By hiring representation, you will also have someone make sure that your rights are respected and that justice will be served.
Losing a loved one can be distressing for your family and those involved, to say the least. You may have a chance to obtain justice and the means needed to cover unexpected monetary, physical, and emotional damages. With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our lawyers are here to guide you during your legal battle. We will help you acquire the justice and compensation needed to cover any financial hardships. Sweet Lawyers are no stranger to wrongful death cases. For a free case evaluation, call (800) 674 7852.