Man and Woman Killed in Disastrous Crash on Southbound Highway 17
Campbell, CA (May 27, 2023) On Friday morning, a man and a woman died after a tragic vehicle collision on Highway 17.
According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the disastrous crash happened around 4:10 a.m. on southbound Highway 17, north of Hamilton Avenue.
Reports say that a vehicle attempted to avoid a stalled Mercedes in one of the southbound lanes of Highway 17, however, the vehicle struck a man and a woman standing near the Mercedes.
Officials pronounced the man dead at the scene, while the woman was transported to a hospital, where she died.
Authorities are investigating the disastrous crash and have not released additional information at this time.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the bereaved families of the people who died in the tragic vehicle collision on Highway 17. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Losing a Loved One in a Traffic Collision
The legal and financial damage that comes from unforeseen loss is tough to juggle in the midst of mourning. Yet, the days and months following such tragedy are the most precarious.
“The aftermath of tragic accidents can make everything difficult for a family. The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork, questions from insurance companies or defense attorneys, and attempts to obtain police reports. Grieving and handling legal claims don’t exactly go hand in hand, this is why hiring an experienced attorney can not only provide you with peace of mind that you have a fighter in your corner but having someone to make sure that your rights are respected and that justice will be served. Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
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