1 Dead in Garberville Solo Vehicle Accident on State Route 162
GARBERVILLE, CA (August 18, 2022) – Tuesday morning, Jose Piedra Villasenor suffered injuries in a deadly crash on State Route 162.
The incident happened at around 1:20 a.m. on State Route 162 west of milepost marker 8.30.
According to reports, Villasenor drove a red Ford Ranger with his passenger seated in the front right passenger seat.
Then, the Ford Ranger left the north roadway edge, went airborne, and overturned several times down a steep embankment.
As the Ford overturned, Jose Piedra Villasenor was ejected from the vehicle.
More Details on the Crash
Eventually, the vehicle landed on its roof and the passenger sustained fatal injuries as a result of this collision.
At this time, the identity of the deceased remained unknown.
Meanwhile, responders airlifted Jose Piedra Villasenor to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital where he received treatment for moderate injuries.
The California Highway Patrol, the Department of Fish and Wildlife, Laytonville Fire Department, Little Lake Fire Department, and the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Department all came to the scene.
Furthermore, the California Highway Patrol – Garberville Area handles the crash investigation.
Sweet Lawyers sends our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the victim.
Moving Forward After the Deadly Crash in Garberville
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on State Route 162 will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar auto accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. Moreover, with our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. Thus, for more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.