2-Car Head-On Crash near Dickenson Avenue Caused Fatality
Fresno, CA (April 16, 2022) On Friday evening, a head-on collision between 2 vehicles on Highway 180 killed a motorist.
According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP) the fatal accident at around 8:25 p.m. near Dickenson Avenue.
Reports say that the crash involved 2 vehicles with solo occupants.
Moreover, a car heading east turned into the westbound lane and then collided with a truck heading west.
Officials pronounced the driver of the car died at the scene while the truck driver sustained injuries.
The CHP is investigating the incident and is talking to witnesses to determine the probable cause of the collision.
Meanwhile, the CHP shut down the stretch of Highway 180 from Dickenson Avenue to Floyd Avenue during the investigation.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences and sympathies to the family of the deceased. Our hearts are with you through these trying times. We also wish the injured party a fast recovery.
The Aftermath of a Deadly Crash
In a time filled with uncertainty, confronting a tragic loss can seem unimaginable.
It is crucial that the bereaved are aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit.
A wrongful death suit is a civil action that may help you move forward when a crash impacts you or your family in irreparable ways.
Significantly, it allows surviving family members to achieve vindication for their dearly departed. Holding parties liable for the irrevocable damages they have caused.
Furthermore, nearly 1.25 million people are killed in car accidents each year. That means, on average, auto accidents cause 3,287 deaths per day.
As a matter of fact, road traffic injuries are the leading cause of death in the U.S. for people aged 1-54.
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With this in mind, we recommend calling Sweet Lawyers if a loved one was killed in an incident.
Our lawyers will exhaust their best to ensure you get the maximum settlement. Indeed, they will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain important data that will help your case.
Our litigators will work on your behalf to hold the responsible party accountable for their failure to follow traffic laws, resulting in the untimely death of your loved one.
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