28-Year-Old Vista Man Killed, Woman Injured in Head-On Crash on State Route 78
Ramona, CA (January 08, 2021) – On Thursday, a 28-year-old Vista man died while a 56-year-old woman was injured in a head-on crash on State Route 78.
The fatal crash took place a few minutes before 7 p.m. near Magnolia Avenue.
Authorities said the Vista man was driving west in a 1998 Honda Civic. For unidentified reasons, his vehicle crossed into the eastbound lane and struck a Ram pickup head on.
The authorities pronounced the man dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, a medical helicopter crew flew the pickup’s female driver to Palomar Medical Center in Escondido.
She sustained unspecified major injuries from the crash.
Furthermore, police said both drivers were wearing their seat belts at the time of the incident. It was not known if drugs or alcohol were factors in the crash.
Police closed State Route 78 between Third Street and Magnolia Avenue for about two hours. Emergency crews operated the stretch as one-way traffic as of 9:15 P.M.
We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased.
The Aftermath of a Tragic Crash
The aftermath of serious accidents can make everything difficult for a family. Grieving and handling legal claims don’t exactly go hand in hand.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Also, an attorney’s goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents.
“Insurance companies only protect their interests. Therefore, we’re here to protect those of our clients.”
“Our firm works tirelessly to ensure that the people we work for are granted the highest restitution possible. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
In the face of such a tragedy, it is important to make sure your family is taken care of. If you want strong legal representation to advocate on your behalf, contact Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7854. We are a wrongful death case law group that aims to do right by your loved one. Call us today for a 100% free case evaluation. Above all, we believe your loved one deserves proper justice.