1 Person Dead in Rio Vista Pileup Accident on Highway 160 near Highway 12
RIO VISTA, CA (March 12, 2023) – Thursday afternoon, a man died in a traffic crash on Highway 160 near Highway 12.
The incident happened at around 2:00 p.m. on Highway 160, south of Highway 12.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a 2010 Nissan Altima crossed the double yellow line for still unknown reasons. Then, the Nissan sideswiped a southbound 2023 Freightliner and collided with a 2017 Ford F350.
Moreover, officials confirmed that the 36-year-old male driver of the Nissan died at the scene. Also, the Ford driver sustained minor injuries and the Freight driver was not hurt in the crash.
Furthermore, authorities do not believe that drugs or alcohol played a role in the incident.
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 the Fatal Rio Vista Pileup Accident
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.