Marin County Auto Accident on 580 Freeway
MARIN COUNTY, CA (January 25, 2021) – Sunday night, a fatality was reported in two consecutive crashes on 580 Freeway.
The CHP initiated a SigAlert at 10:18 p.m. following a crash on the eastbound 580 Freeway. The collision blocked all lanes at the U.S. Highway 101 transition.
According to the CHP, two crashes occurred consecutively.
The first involved several vehicles and happened at about 9:20 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on the westbound 580 Freeway near the San Quentin State Prison off-ramp at the end of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge.
Also, the second collision happened after less than an hour on the eastbound 580 Freeway near the 101 interchange.
At this time, the circumstances that have led to the crashes remain unclear.
Thus, the authorities continue to investigate the incident.
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 crashes on 580 Freeway, 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 an auto accident, do not hesitate to call. Additionally, we are at your disposal 24/7.