Man, 30, Dead; Passenger, 33, Injured in Accident
DATE OF COLLISION: Wednesday, July 18th
July 18, 2018– According to the Press Democrat, a deadly solo vehicle collision left a 30-year-old man dead and a 33-year-old passenger injured last night on Highway 221.
Authorities reported the crash occurred at 4:20 p.m. when the 30-year-old driver of a 2008 Chevy veered off the highway and struck a utility pole.
The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead while the passenger identified as Abner Bustamante, 33, of Vallejo, was injured.
Bustamante was rushed to Queen of the Valley Medical Center with moderate injuries.
At this time, California Highway Patrol officials are currently investigating the crash. Authorities are looking into whether or not the driver was under the influence of drugs or alcohol as this story will be updated pending the disclosure of new information.
Vallejo Personal Injury Accident Lawyer
Based on the information provided, the deceased driver of the vehicle will be held fully responsible for the injuries suffered by the passenger.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, Abner Bustamante will be entitled to personal injury lawsuit against the responsible party and possibly the owner of the vehicle pending the results of the investigation. Injured victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, as well as, pain and suffering.
If your loved one has been the victim injured in a car accident, contact our experienced Vallejo personal injury accident lawyers today at 855-703-4186 and allow us to provide you with the advice and guidance needed.
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