1 Person Killed in Mission Hills Vehicle Crash on 5 Freeway and 118 Freeway
MISSION HILLS, CA (April 26, 2023) – Tuesday morning, a man died in a devastating traffic accident on 5 Freeway and 118 Freeway.
The incident happened at around 12:10 a.m. on the northbound 5 Freeway to the eastbound 118 Freeway.
According to reports, a northbound white Ford Ranger rolled down an embankment for still unknown reasons. Then, the force of the crash ejected a male occupant of the vehicle into the roadway. Also, authorities confirmed that the man was struck by at least one vehicle while down the roadway.
Moreover, responders pronounced the victim dead at the scene.
Furthermore, the incident closed the freeway for a couple of hours but has long since reopened.
At this time, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate 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 Devastating Traffic Accident on 5 Freeway and 118 Freeway
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing in a time of 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 toward closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Nothing can bring back those dearly departed. However, we strive to secure our clients’ future, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consists of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, we are well-versed in the legal justice system. 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. Meanwhile, we’ll determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.