1 Injured in Desert Hot Springs Fatal Accident on Highway 62
DESERT HOT SPRINGS, CA (June 16, 2020) – Early Sunday died in a four-vehicle chain-reaction crash on Highway 62.
The authorities received a report of the crash at around 2:30 p.m.
According to the Desert Hot Springs police, a 37-year-old man driving a Chrysler Town & Country minivan stop at Highway 62. As a result, he struck a northbound Ford Flex driven by a 71-year-old man from Winterhaven.
The impact forced the minivan into the south side of Highway 62. Then, it crashed with a 30-year-old Yucca Valley man driving a Mini Cooper.
Afterward, the Mini Cooper crashed into the side of a 72-year-old man’s southbound Jeep Cherokee.
When the emergency crews arrived, they freed two people from the crash. Meanwhile, the minivan’s driver and passenger sustained serious injuries. Responders took them to a hospital. Unfortunately, the driver later succumbed to his injuries.
Meanwhile, the minivan passengers and the Mini Cooper and Jeep’s driver suffered minor injuries. Responders also took them to a hospital.
At this time, the police didn’t disclose the identity of the parties involved in the fatal crash.
Sweet Lawyers extend our heartfelt sympathy to the family and friends of the victim who passed in the crash on Highway 62.
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In the case of the chain-reaction crash on Highway 62, the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law.
Depending on the type of situation, settlements can be anything from personal injury to wrongful death. Above all, it can range from several hundred thousand dollars to tens of millions of dollars.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family with the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
If you have lost a loved one in a wrongful death accident similar to what happened in the accident on Highway 62, turn to the Sweet Lawyers today. We strive to fulfill our clients’ needs for justice in a timely fashion. As your attorney, we promise to remain forthright. Moreover, we will be diligent and dedicated as we effectively litigate your case in court. Also, our seasoned lawyers have achieved justice and excellent compensation for victims involved in auto collisions and other types of negligent accidents for over 40 years. Call us today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation.