2 Killed in Dixon Head-On Crash on Highway 113 Friday
DIXON (July 20, 2018) – A fatal head-on traffic collision took place on northbound Highway 113 late Friday afternoon, according to KCRA.
The accident occurred at around 5 p.m. between Hay Road and Fry Road.
As per the article, California Highway Patrol said a man in a gray Mini Cooper was allegedly traveling north at a high rate of speed on Highway 113 when he allowed his car to veer off the road.
Car Crash on Highway 113 Between Hay and Fry Roads
The motorist then overcorrected, drifted into the southbound lane where he collided head-on with a gray Kia SUV.
The man, and the woman driving the SUV were both pronounced dead at the scene. Their names have not been yet released pending notification of next of kin.
Meanwhile, CHP affirmed that the highway was forced to shut down as a result of the deadly crash. The cause of the incident remains under investigation.
We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of the deceased parties during such a difficult time.
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Based on the reports, the male driver of the Mini Cooper is accused of speeding and ultimately causing a traffic collision that led to the death of the female motorist involved. Authorities will continue to investigate and determine whether or not alcohol or drugs were also involved, whether or not there was a mechanical issue with the Ford Mustang, and whether or not she was distracted or reckless at time of the crash.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the surviving family of the deceased woman will possess the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit pending the results of the investigation.
Family members of wrongful death victims will be entitled to a recompense for the funeral costs, loss of future income, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in an auto collision caused by a negligent person, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with one of our experienced wrongful death lawyers to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and obtain the justice you deserve. Give us a call at 855-703-4186 for a free case consultation.
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