Mendocino Fatal Vehicle Crash Sends 3 to Hospital
Mendocino County, CA (March 25, 2023) – On Wednesday, Wendy Marcus, a 76-year-old Arcata woman sustained fatal injuries following a head-on crash on Highway 101.
The fatal accident happened at about 4 p.m. near Willits in Mendocino County.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a silver Jeep was southbound on the freeway near the Ridgewood weigh station.
Due to roadway conditions, the Jeep’s driver, a 70-year-old Willits man lost control of the vehicle and swerved into the northbound lanes into the path of a silver Hyundai.
The Hyundai’s driver, Wendy Marcus, died at the scene.
Moreover, both the Jeep’s driver and the Hyundai’s 74-year-old passenger were transported to Howard Memorial Hospital in Willits with major injuries, while a 39-year-old Willits man, who was the Jeep’s passenger, was transported with minor injuries.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the bereaved family of Wendy Marcus. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
The Pain of Losing a Loved One in a Traffic Collision
Advocates following a tragedy are indeed crucial to the healing process as the aftereffects of sudden death can feel overpowering. It is unbearable to both mourn a loved one while dealing with the most granular legal affairs.
As a result of the overwhelming emotion, the bereaved may be unable to make informed decisions. The legal and financial damage that comes from unforeseen loss is tough to juggle in the midst of mourning. In addition, the days and months following such a tragedy are the most precarious.
Reach Out for Legal Help
To the loved ones of Wendy Marcus, reach out to us. While you rest and recover, Sweet Lawyers will ensure you obtain the highest settlement possible following the head-on crash on Highway 101.
With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident we can tackle your wrongful death or personal injury lawsuit and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.
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