1 Killed in Northbound Highway 101 Crash Near Leavesely Road
GILROY (August 2, 2018) – According to the Mercury News, an unidentified person was killed Thursday in a traffic collision on northbound Highway 101.
At approximately 9:40 p.m. today, a vehicle crashed for unknown reasons on the part of the highway near Leavesely Road.
Deadly Car Accident Thursday in Gilroy
Primary reports indicated a male party was ejected during the impact. The name of that person remained undisclosed at this time, but officials believed the man suffered fatal trauma as a result of the incident.
Following the collision, the northbound lanes of Highway 101 were blocked to give way to the investigation. Authorities continue to work to determine the exact cause of the deadly crash.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of the deceased as they search for peace and comfort.
Wrongful Death Lawyer
Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions in this deadly accident. Was driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a contributing factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was a motorist involved negligent in any other way? We trust officials are looking into these and other factors in order to determine precisely what occurred here and why.
Pending results of the investigation, the family members of the deceased may have the right to a wrongful death claim. Surviving family of victims killed in traffic accidents and are potentially entitled to seek compensation for funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in an auto collision and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to contact our experienced wrongful death lawyers as we are here to provide you with the advice and the guidance that you may need following a sudden traumatic accident. Call Johnson Attorneys Group today at 855-703-4186 for a free case evaluation.
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