1 Killed and 4 Hurt in Mendocino County Auto Accident on Highway 101 and Ridgewood Scale Facility
MENDOCINO COUNTY, CA (September 15, 2021) – Sunday morning, a man died in a head-on crash on Highway 101 and Ridgewood Scale Facility.
According to California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 11:00 a.m. Moreover, it occurred on Highway 101 north of the Ridgewood Scale Facility.
Reports revealed that a 2000 Acura Integra veered across the double yellow lines. Then, it collided head-on with a 2009 Dodge Ram. The Dodge Ram struck a guardrail and rolled over. Meanwhile, the Acura came into rest at the southbound side of the roadway.
Furthermore, responders transported the Dodge driver, a 29-year-old Olivehurst woman, and her three passengers, a 9-year-old a 7, and a 4, all from Olivehurst. The woman sustained minor injuries while the three passengers sustained minor injuries. Moreover, responders took the victims to Adventist Health Howard Memorial Hospital in Willits.
Moreover, paramedics pronounced the Acura driver, a 29-year-old man, dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, officials do not believe that drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.
During this tragic time, we would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
Dealing with The Loss after Mendocino County Crash
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing in a time of a devastating loss. However, the family of the victim must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step towards the closure of the family of the victim of the head-on crash on Highway 101 and Ridgewood Scale Facility.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consist of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate, while we determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered with us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.