1 Dead, 1 Injured in Cupertino Fatal Accident on Highway 85
CUPERTINO, CA (September 23, 2020) – On Wednesday morning, a woman died in a crash on Highway 85 and 280 Freeway.
The crash happened at around 8:50 a.m. on the ramp from southbound state Highway 85 to southbound 280 Freeway.
According to reports, the 45-year-old woman drove a 2003 Lexus.
She traveled on the ramp from northbound Highway 85 to southbound Highway 280. However, she then lost control of her car and went over an elevated dirt median.
Then, her vehicle drove onto the other ramp and crashed with a 2015 Lexus. The impact forced both cars to strike a wood and metal guardrail.
As a result, the female driver of the 2003 Lexus succumbed to injuries at the scene.
Meanwhile, responders transported the other victim to Santa Clara Valley Medical Center with minor injuries.
Moreover, the Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office will release the identity of the deceased after notifying the family.
We understand that losing a loved one is never easy. Our law firm would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to those mourning the heartbreaking loss of the victim who passed in the auto accident on Highway 85 and 280 Freeway.
What To Do After Crash on Highway 85 and 280 Freeway
In a time filled with uncertainty, confronting a tragic loss can seem unimaginable. However, it’s crucial to consider that the family of the victim is entitled to significant compensation via a wrongful death claim.
“The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork. Questions from insurance companies or defense attorneys and attempting to obtain police reports can be stressful,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Turning to an experienced attorney can provide you with peace of mind. You will also have someone to make sure that your rights are respected and that justice will be served.
Losing a loved one can be distressing for your family and those involved, to say the least. You may have a chance to obtain justice and the means needed to cover unexpected monetary, physical, and emotional damages. With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our lawyers are here to guide you during your legal battle. We will help you acquire the justice and compensation needed to cover any financial hardships. Sweet Lawyers are no stranger to wrongful death cases. For a free case evaluation, call (800) 674 7852.