1 Dead in Redding Auto Accident on State Route 99 and Hutchinson Road
REDDING, CA (August 22, 2022) – Early Sunday morning, a male driver died in a crash on State Route 99 and Hutchinson Road.
The incident occurred at about 5:20 a.m. on State Route 99 and Hutchinson Road.
According to reports, a northbound white Ford Fusion went off the road and crashed into a ditch east of the highway. Then, the male driver exited the vehicle and stood in traffic lanes, attempting to stop passing vehicles.
However, a silver Honda Civic driving south hit the man at about 5:25 a.m. As a result, the man fell into the northbound lanes. Then, a gray Honda Civic driving north hit the man.
After the crash, both vehicles stopped and were cooperative with the investigation.
Meanwhile, the Ford Fusion driver succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
Furthermore, authorities believed that alcohol played a role in the crash.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim.
Moving Forward after a Tragic Loss in a Crash
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
The family of the victim must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the most beneficial step toward recovery.
Filing a wrongful death claim 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 while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
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