One Passenger Killed in Vehicle Crash on Interstate 80 at Gold Run Rest Area
Placer County, CA (January 01, 2021) – On Wednesday, a passenger died while three others were injured in a vehicle collision on Interstate 80.
The fatal crash took place at the Gold Run Rest Area on-ramp wherein a pickup truck struck a tree.
The responders extricated two of the victims who were still pinned in the vehicle when firefighters arrived.
It took them more than an hour to extricate the driver.
Unfortunately, one passenger died at the scene.
Meanwhile, the rescuers took airlifted the driver and two passengers to Sutter Roseville Medical Center by air ambulance. Their status is not known.
Sweet Lawyers extend our deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of the deceased. May you find strength during this difficult time.
What To Do If Involved in Similar Accident
Furthermore, in a time filled with uncertainty, confronting a tragic loss can seem unimaginable. Thus, it’s crucial to consider that the family of the victim is entitled to significant compensation via a wrongful death claim.
“The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork. Questions from insurance companies or defense attorneys and attempting to obtain police reports can be stressful,” says Mark Sweet, an attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Turning to an experienced attorney can provide you with peace of mind. Moreover, they will ensure that your rights are respected and that justice is served.
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