1 Killed in Santa Monica Auto Accident on Pacific Coast Highway
SANTA MONICA, CA (May 1, 2023) – Saturday afternoon, a tragic two-vehicle crash on Pacific Coast Highway killed 1 person.
The incident happened at around 3:10 p.m. in the 1000 block of Pacific Coast Highway, near the California Incline.
According to Santa Monica police Lt. Erika Aklufi, a southbound Toyota Camry T-Bones a northbound KIA that was attempting to make a left turn into Beach Lot Four North.
Moreover, responders transported eight occupants of the Kia and two occupants of the Camry to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. However, a passenger of the Kia was pronounced dead.
Furthermore, the crash closed the northbound lanes of PCH between the 900 and 1000 blocks.
At this time, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
During this tragic time, we would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
Dealing with The Loss after Tragic Two-Vehicle Crash on Pacific Coast Highway
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing in a time of devastating loss. However, the family of the victim must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step toward closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Nothing can bring back those dearly departed. However, we strive to secure our clients’ future, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consists of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, we are well-versed in the legal justice system. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate. Meanwhile, we’ll determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.