1 Dead, 1 Injured After Alicante Road Crash in La Costa Area
CARLSBAD (December 30, 2017) – Colleen Carolan, 55, of Carlsbad, was killed in a traffic collision occurred on Alicante Road in the La Costa area Saturday, according to San Diego Union-Tribune.
The accident involving two vehicles at about 11:10 a.m. near Pamplona Way.
As per the article, police said for an unknown reason a white sedan and a dark colored car collided on Alicante Road in the residential neighborhood.
Fire department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to Carolan, who then died before being transported to a hospital.
The other motorist, a 73-year-old Carlsbad woman, was hospitalized with injuries considered as moderate. The names of both the deceased and injuries parties have not been yet released.
Meanwhile, police affirmed that the sedan sustained major front-end damage while the driver’s side the other vehicle was crushed upon impact. The cause of the incident remains investigation.
We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Colleen Carolan during such a difficult time. We also wish the injured party a swift and full recovery.
San Diego County Wrongful Death and Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the liability in the crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Who had the right of way? Did any of the motorists involved show recklessness or negligence at some point?
Once the investigation process is over and it proves that a negligent party has disregarded the safety of others and has led to the death or injury of another individual, the family of the deceased of the wounded person may have the right to pursue a wrongful death or personal injury lawsuit seeking a recompense for all the losses and damages.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group and speak with one of our experienced San Diego County wrongful death or personal injury lawyers to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call today at 800-235-6801 for a free consultation.
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