Jose Perez Leyva Killed in San Jose Accident on Highway 101
SAN JOSE, CA (September 16, 2020) – Tuesday morning, 22-year-old Jose Perez Leyva died in a big rig crash on Highway 101 in San Jose.
Moreover, the crash between a big rig and a car occurred at 1:18 p.m. on northbound Highway 101, near the Tully Road onramp.
As a result, the authorities issued a SigAlert that shut down four right lanes of the highway. Meanwhile, the far left lane remained open by 1:50 a.m.
Authorities later reported that Jose Perez Leyva crashed his 2017 Honda Accord into the rear of a semi-truck.
Moreover, the semi truck driver, a 40-year-old Hollister male, did not report any injuries.
Furthermore, by 3:12 p.m., the authorities canceled the SigAlert and all lanes of Highway 101 were reopened.
Sweet Lawyers extends our heartfelt condolences during this difficult time to the family and friends of Jose Perez Leyva.
In the case of the crash on Highway 101 near Tully Road, 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.” Loss of consortium generally means the deprivation of future affection and companionship over an untimely death.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back our deceased loved ones, we strive to secure the future of the families, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Losing a loved one in a crash is a heavy load. Contact our experienced wrongful death attorneys at Sweet Lawyers to help you during this delicate time. Our seasoned lawyers have varied experience in the field. We will get the justice and compensation you deserve. Contact us at (800) 674 7852. You can also reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by online chat, text message, and email.