Christopher Mota and Three Others Die After Car Plunges off of Carquinez Bridge in East Bay
Crockett, CA (June 17, 2020) – On Tuesday night, four people, including 21-year-old Christopher Mota, died after the SUV they were in veered off the freeway.
More specifically, the incident occurred on June 16 at around 8:40 p.m.
The young adults drove in an Infiniti SUV eastbound on Interstate 80.
For reasons unknown, the SUV veered off of I-80, over a concrete barrier, and off the Carquinez bridge, east of the exit on Pomona Road.
The vehicle fell onto an unoccupied, stationed freight train, then landed on the ground by the edge of the water.
CHP received dash cam footage of the incident from a witness.
Furthermore, authorities arrived and declared all four dead at the scene after serious extrication.
Christopher Mota, a resident of Rodeo, was one among the four fatalities.
Only two others have been identified, including Kyle Erickson, 19, and Perla Navarro, 19.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our sincerest sympathies to the family and loved ones of Christopher Mota. May the people closest to him find comfort and peace in this trying time.
Christopher Mota: A Wrongful Death
Unfortunately, in today’s climate unexpected death is ever present. While confronting such a devastating loss is burden enough, seeking justice for a dearly departed member definitely takes a toll on the grieving process.
Filing a wrongful death claim, while necessary, can be a lot to balance.
If you need trusted legal assistance to help lighten the physical and emotional toll, call Sweet Lawyers.
Recovering damages through a wrongful death suit is more than about money, it is about attaining some semblance of justice for the victim. Call our offices at (800) 674-7852 and let us help you deal with the legal details amidst this tragic circumstance. We’ve been helping families for over 40 years, and are committed to providing compassionate, yet effective legal representation. Our team is available 24/7, and we can provide all the important updates while you focus on your wellbeing. Don’t worry, your consultation is free and confidential. Above all, you won’t pay a dime in any silly retainer fees. You can also reach us by email, or chat with us on our live online chat anytime.