1 Dead in Salinas Multi-Vehicle Accident on Highway 68 and Laureles Grade
SALINAS, CA (August 8, 2022) – Sunday morning, a woman died in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 68 and Laureles Grade.
The incident happened just before 9:00 a.m. on Highway 68, west of Laureles Grade.
According to reports, a Ford minivan driver traveled west when she intentionally rear-ended a Lexus and then a Ford transit van.
Then, the minivan driver lost control and drove across the eastbound lanes before ending up along trees down an embankment.
As a result, the minivan driver succumbed to their injuries at the scene. Meanwhile, the drivers of the two other vehicles sustained minor injuries.
Moreover, authorities haven’t determined whether drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.
At this time, the identity of the deceased remained undisclosed due to pending family notification.
Furthermore, they urged anyone who may have witnessed to contact the California Highway Patrol Monterey Area Office.
We want to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim of the crash on Highway 68 and Laureles Grade.
Dealing with The Loss after a Multi-Vehicle Accident
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing during a devastating loss. However, the victim’s family must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step towards 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 our clients’ future, 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. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. 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 while 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 with us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.