1 Dead in Oakland Auto Accident on Interstate 580 and Edwards Avenue
OAKLAND, CA (February 15, 2021) – Sunday afternoon, a woman died in a crash on Interstate 580 and Edwards Avenue.
The incident occurred at around 3:10 p.m. on eastbound Interstate 580 and Edwards Avenue, CHP Officer Sean Layton revealed.
When the officers arrived, they located a Green Plymouth Breeze damaged on the right shoulder of the freeway.
Meanwhile, authorities declared one female adult passenger dead at the scene. Meanwhile, responders took the male driver to a hospital with moderate injuries.
At this time, the CHP officers continue to investigate the crash. Also, the officers believe that another car rear-ended the Breeze and fled the scene.
Due to limited information, the authorities urged anyone who saw the crash to contact California Highway Patrol at (510) 457-2875.
We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the loved ones of the victim. May you find peace, comfort, and strength during this difficult time.
Filing a Wrongful Death Claim
As the loved ones of the victim grieve of a fatal accident, Sweet Lawyers wants to offer our help. Moreover, it is important to recognize that if your family loses a member in an accident, you may recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
A wrongful death lawsuit gives the loved ones of a departed family member some semblance of justice.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Insurance companies only protect their interests, which is why we protect those of our clients. 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.
If you lost a loved one in a wrongful death accident, do not hesitate to reach out for help. The process of dealing with your loss, while fighting for justice, is never easy. Our 40 years of experience and commitment ensure that your family will receive the compensation you deserve. It is necessary to alleviate some of the financial burdens after a serious auto accident that causes irreversible damage to yourself and your property. We wish to make this process as easy for you as possible. Thus, for more information, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional in your area.