2 Hospitalized in Woodland Hills SUV Crash on 101 Freeway and Shoup Avenue
WOODLAND HILLS, CA (October 20, 2022) – Early Wednesday morning, a woman died in an auto accident on 101 Freeway and Shoup Avenue
The incident happened at around 12:28 a.m. on the northbound 101 Freeway and the Shoup Avenue off-ramp.
According to the California Highway Patrol, an SUV traveling at a high rate of speed struck a center divider and crashed down an embankment.
Moreover, firefighters rushed to the scene and extricated three occupants of the vehicle trapped inside the wreckage. Then, paramedics pronounced a female occupant of the vehicle dead at the scene. Also, authorities transported two people to a hospital with serious injuries.
Reports revealed that the SUV collided with a big rig. Then. the big rig driver sustained minor injuries in the incident.
Furthermore, the incident closed 101 Freeway from Topanga Canyon Boulevard through Woodland Hills but has long since reopened.
Meanwhile, the fatal crash remained under investigation.
During this tragic time, we would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victims.
Dealing with The Loss after Accident in Woodland Hills
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing in a time of devastating loss. Then, 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. Thus, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consist of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. 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 determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered by us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.