Ford Driver Sustains Injury in Oxnard Fatal Collision
Oxnard, CA (June 25, 2022) – On Friday, a 61-year-old Ventura woman sustained fatal injuries in a rear-end crash on Highway 101.
The authorities received the crash report at around 1:47 p.m. north of Oxnard Boulevard. Reports say the incident involved two pickup trucks and a sedan.
Apparently, the vehicles were traveling in the left lane of the freeway.
The Ventura woman was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup behind a 2011 Ford-F250 pickup driven by a 53-year-old Ventura man. Then, there was a BMW 750I driven by a 75-year-old Camarillo man in front of the Ford.
When the traffic slowed, the woman’s Chevy couldn’t stop and rear-ended the Ford. Unfortunately, the woman lost her life in the accident. Officers withheld her name pending notification of relatives.
Moreover, the Ford driver sustained minor injuries and complained of pain. The BMW driver, on the other hand, was not injured.
In the meantime, the authorities are investigating the cause of the Oxnard fatal collision.
Officers say they do not consider alcohol or drugs as factors in the collision.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our sympathies to the loved ones of the person who died in the crash on Highway 101. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Our Team Can Help You Move On
Following the Oxnard fatal collision, it is important to make sure you are legally covered so you can grieve in peace.
That is why hiring a legal expert who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make during this time.
Moreover, it is helpful to know that each state has its own laws covering who can file a wrongful death suit on behalf of the deceased.
These people are related to or depend financially on the person who died. The law usually allows the following people to file a wrongful death case:
- Surviving spouses
- Domestic partners (registered domestic partnership)
- Children of the deceased
- Financial dependents, parents, minors under the care of the deceased
- Personal representatives
So, to the bereaved of the person who died in the crash on Highway 101, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.