1 Dead in Delano Train Crash on Highway 99
DELANO, CA (June 28, 2020) – Early Saturday morning, a woman died in a train accident on Highway 99, just north of Delano.
According to reports, the incident occurred just after 2:00 a.m. on southbound Highway 99 near Avenue 8.
A woman driving a vehicle sideswiped a big rig. Then, it drove off the road onto nearby railroad tracks paralleling Highway 99. As a result, the woman’s vehicle was hit by a train before responders could rescue her.
Furthermore, some travelers attempted to help the woman before the rescuers arrived. Unfortunately, the oncoming train hit her.
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.
A Wrongful Death Case for the Delano Train Accident
As the loved ones of the victim grieve, Sweet Lawyers would like 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 are or a loved one has been involved 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 causes irreversible damages. We wish to make this process as easy for you as possible. For more information, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional in your area.