1 Killed, 2 Injured in Chula Vista Car Crash
CHULA VISTA (August 13, 2017) – A fatal suspected DUI collision occurred in the area of East H Street and Paseo Del Rey on late Sunday night, according to San Diego Union-Tribune.
The accident involving two vehicles was reported shortly after 11:30 p.m.
As per the article, Chula Vista police said a Mini Cooper and a Chevy Silverado pickup truck collided at the intersection. A passenger in the small car, a 30-year-old man, was rushed to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Chula Vista Fatal Car Accident
The driver of the Mini Cooper was seriously hurt while the motorist in the pickup truck sustained injuries considered as minor.
The names of the deceased and injured parties have not been yet released. Authorities believed that alcohol was a factor in the crash which remains under investigation.
We offer our sincerest thoughts and prayers to the family members and friends of the deceased victim during such a difficult time.
Once the investigation is over and it proves that driving under the influence of alcohol played a role in the tragic incident, the families of the deceased and injured victims will have the right to pursue a wrongful death or personal injury lawsuit against the suspect, seeking a compensation for all the damages including hospital bills, medical expenses, funeral cost and lost wages.
In a particular situation where a negligent motorist and their wrongdoing led to the death and caused injuries to other parties, the victims and their families will need an experienced lawyer who will fight for their legal rights and assist them to obtain the justice they deserve. We at Johnson Attorneys Group encourage you to contact our San Diego County wrongful death and personal injury lawyers to represent you in court. Call us at 800-235-6801 today for a free consultation and let us help you.
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