1 Dead in Hollister Car Accident on Highway 25
HOLLISTER, CA (June 16, 2020) – Sunday night, an 18-year-old man died in a rollover crash on South Highway 25.
The California Highway Patrol responded to the rollover crash on Highway 25, south of Portugese Way at around 10:30 p.m. The police found an 18-year-old male and 17-year-old female Hollister residents inside the car.
According to the CHP, the male drove at a high rate of speed while driving south. For reasons still unknown, the car drove off the road and fell down an embankment. Then, the vehicle overturned several times.
Afterward, the driver and the passenger were thrown off from the car. The crash left the driver with fatal injuries while the passenger suffered major injuries.
At this time, the CHP didn’t know whether alcohol or drugs played a role in the crash.
While the authorities continue to investigate the crash, they encourage anyone with information to call Officer Hernandez at 408-848-2324.
To the grieving friends and families of the victim, our deepest sympathies go out to you. Also, we hope you find peace in light of this devastating loss.
In the case of a rollover crash on Highway 25, the family of the victims must become aware of their rights under the law.
Auto accidents are a major public health threat, and they are a leading cause of death for individuals ages 5-64.
“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,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
To begin filing a wrongful death claim, call the Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852. Our goal is to remain on your side throughout your legal battle. Moreover, we will grant you a settlement that you and your family deserve. Above all, we single ourselves out from other law firms by providing personalized guidance and aggressive representation. Thus, if interested in seeking trusted legal support to cover any financial hardships accrued from a car accident, do not hesitate to call. Additionally, we are at your disposal 24/7.