1 Dead in Contra Costa County Crash on Highway 4
CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, CA (October 6, 2020) – Sunday morning, a man died in a fiery accident on Highway 4 and Pine Street.
According to reports, the incident occurred at 3:04 a.m. on westbound Highway 4. Also, it happened east of the Pine Street/Center Avenue exit, east of Pinole and Hercules.
Moreover, reports revealed that a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado drove off the north side of Highway 4 and went on Arnold Drive.
After the preliminary investigation, the CHP found out that the truck rammed through a fence. Then, it landed on its wheels on the frontage road until it caught fire.
Furthermore, the driver, whose identity remains unreleased, succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
Meanwhile, the CHP hasn’t determined whether alcohol or drugs played a role in the crash.
Moreover, the authorities urge anyone with information about the crash to contact Contra Costa CHP in Martinez at 925-646-4980.
Sweet Lawyers extends our genuine condolences during this difficult time to the family and friends of the victim.
In the fiery accident on Highway 4, the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law.
Those closest to the victim may have the right to seek compensation for their loss. Some common examples include funeral expenses, medical bills, and what is called “loss of consortium.” Loss of consortium generally means the deprivation of future affection and companionship over an untimely death.
“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, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Losing a loved one in a crash is a heavy load. Thus, contact our experienced wrongful death attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Our seasoned lawyers have varied experience in the field. We will get the justice and compensation you deserve. Contact us at (800) 674 7852. You can also reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by online chat, text message, and email.