Javier Sanchez-Mota Killed, Alma Huerta Injured in Crash at Highway 29 and South Kelly Road
NAPA COUNTY (November 10, 2017) – One person was killed, and another was injured in a traffic accident at Highway 29 and South Kelly Road Thursday morning, according to the Napa Valley Register.
At approximately 9:20 a.m., a 2006 Nissan Altima driven by 18-year-old Javier Sanchez-Mota and a big rig operated by 34-year-old Jose Perez-Guido collided in the intersection. The Nissan was heading northbound on Highway 29, while the big rig was driving onto the highway from South Kelly Road when the crash happened.
First responders found Sanchez-Mota and his passenger, 18-year-old Alma Huerta, both trapped in the wrecked Nissan. The victims were immediately extricated and transported to hospital for treatment.
As per the article, Sanchez-Mota was taken to Queen of Valley Medical Center where he later sadly died.
Furthermore, reports indicated that Huerta sustained moderate injuries in the crash. The hospital where she was taken for treatment was not immediately disclosed.
Meanwhile, big rig operator 34-year-old Jose Perez-Guido, of Isleton, was reportedly unharmed in the crash.
Primary reports mentioned the Nissan apparently ran against a red light at the intersection and caused the collision. The information has not been yet confirmed at this time. Officials are still working on determining the precise circumstances that led to the fatal accident.
We offer our condolences to the family members of Mr. Javier Sanchez-Mota, while our prayers remain with Ms. Alma Huerta.
Wrongful Death and Personal Injury Lawyer
According to this news report, it is still unclear what exactly triggered the collision that led to Mr. Javier Sanchez-Mota killed, and Ms. Alma Huerta injured. Authorities are still working on answering several questions–was driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was any of the drivers involved negligent in any other way? At this time, officials are looking into these and several other factors in order to determine liabilities in the collision.
If your loved on has been involved in a traffic accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group. Call us today at 800-235-6801 to speak with our experienced lawyers for a free case evaluation.
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