Atascadero Teen Dead in Morro Bay Accident on Highway 41 and Bear Ridge Road
MORRO BAY, CA (November 11, 2022) – Saturday, authorities arrested Orion Messina after a deadly crash on Highway 41 and Bear Ridge Road.
The incident happened just before noon on Highway 41, south of Bear Ridge Road.
According to reports, 19-year-old Orion Messina drove a 2004 Suzuki Grand Vitara south on the highway. Then, he said that he drove around 55 mph but the vehicle hydroplaned when he entered a right-hand curve.
Afterward, the car crashed into a hillside and overturned.
As a result, the 16-year-old passenger in the car who failed to wear a seatbelt was ejected. Then, responders declared that Atascadero teen dead at the scene.
Moreover, officers revealed that alcohol appeared to be a factor in the crash.
Meanwhile, authorities confirmed that they arrested Orion Messina.
Furthermore, they urged anyone with information about the incident to contact the CHP San Luis Obispo office at (805) 594-8700.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the loved ones grieving the death of the victim.
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Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Highway 41 and Bear Ridge Road can help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
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