CHP Investigates Fatal 2-Vehicle Crash on Highway 4
Farmington, CA (February 28, 2023) – On Monday morning, a Highway 4 deadly head-on collision claimed the lives of two drivers.
CHP says that the fatal 2-vehicle crash happened around 6:30 a.m. west of Dunton Road. Officials say that the collision claimed the life of a 21-year-old Stockton woman, and a 51-year-old Copperopolis man.
Reports say that the vehicle of the Stockton woman crossed the double-yellow line and drove the wrong way. Consequently, the woman’s vehicle collided head-on with a pickup Copperopolis man driving.
Officials say that both drivers attempted to dodge the other vehicle, but the crash still happened.
Authorities pronounced both drivers dead at the scene. CHP is investigating the fatal 2-vehicle crash and has not released further details at this time.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the families of the people involved in Highway 4 deadly head-on collision. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Dealing With the Aftermath of a Fatal Collision
Enduring an unexpected fatal loss can feel impossible to do alone. The silver lining is, you do not have to. Consulting with an experienced attorney who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is the best thing you can do following a deadly collision.
Thus, it is helpful to know that each state has its own laws covering who can file a wrongful death suit on behalf of the deceased.
These people are related to or depend financially on the victim. The law usually allows the following people to file a wrongful death case:
Domestic partners (registered domestic partnership)
Children of the deceased
Financial dependents, parents, and minors under the care of the deceased
To the families of the deceased in the 2-vehicle crash on Highway 4, our hotline is (800) 674 7852. You may call us anytime.
With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers attorneys can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.
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