Kia Driver Injured in Moreno Valley Fatal Collision
Moreno Valley, CA (January 23, 2023) – At about 10:20 p.m. on Friday, Gina Herrera, 47, of Westminster, Colorado, sustained fatal injuries in a 60 Freeway collision.
Officer Ben Bolon said Herrera was driving an eastbound Honda Civic on the freeway at Jack Rabbit Trail at an unconfirmed speed in the No. 2 lane. Suddenly, her vehicle and a Cadillac CTS driven by a 20-year-old Moreno Valley woman in the fast lane collided.
The impact of the crash propelled the Honda onto the eastbound freeway and was struck on the passenger side by an eastbound Kia Niro in the No. 1 lane.
Unfortunately, Gina Herrera died on the impact.
Riverside County Fire Department rendered treatment to the Kia driver, a 44-year-old Palm Springs woman, and rushed the victim to Riverside University Medical Center in Moreno Valley. The Kia driver remained in serious condition Monday.
The Cadillac driver, on the other hand, did not sustain injuries from the collision.
Meanwhile, the authorities said it has not been identified whether alcohol or drugs played a role in the collision. Also, the investigators have not yet determined who was at fault. CHP said neither the Caddy nor Kia driver was speeding.
The parties were interrogated but the authorities have not arrested anyone as of yet.
Sweet Lawyers extends our deepest condolences to the loved ones of Gina Herrera. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Fatal Traffic Collisions: What Should The Loved Ones Do?
The crushing grief that comes with mourning an unexpected loss is not an easy load to bear alone. Additionally, the aftermath of sudden death can feel overpowering.
Moreover, thousands of people across California experience incidents like the Moreno Valley fatal collision. Fortunately, it is good to know what to do if you sustain injuries or lost a loved one in a vehicle accident.
The most helpful step you can take in response to a traffic collision is hiring a legal expert.
Turning to an experienced attorney can provide you with peace of mind as you will also have someone to make sure that your rights are respected and that justice will be served.
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