At Least 1 Killed After Head-on Crash at Highway 33 and Gun Club Road
DATE OF COLLISION: Friday, September 7th
September 7, 2018 – The California Highway Patrol reported a fatal traffic collision Friday morning in the area of Highway 33 and Gun Club Road.
Truck VS Auto Accident Friday in Gustine
As per the CHP dispatch, a semi truck and white Toyota pickup collided for unknown reasons at the intersection around 8:33 a.m.
When emergency teams arrived at the scene, they found the truck overturned on its side and the pickup rolled down about 100 feet off the roadway.
The names of the truck operator, and the pickup driver remained unknown at this time.
Shortly after the incident, the CHP logged the incident as a fatal crash but no immediate information has been yet disclosed on the deceased.
The detectives handling the case continue to work to determine precisely what led to the deadly wreck.
Wrongful Death Lawyer
A forensic examination of the truck and pickup involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine exactly what happened here and why. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist was distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact. Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
Pending results of the investigation, the family members of the deceased may have the right to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault party. Surviving family of victims killed in similar accidents are potentially entitled to seek recompense for funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in a traffic accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced wrongful death lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.