2 Others Injured in Chino Hills Accident at Rancho Hills and Windmill Creek
CHINO HILLS (July 30, 2018) – One was killed and two were injured after a traffic collision in the area of Rancho Hills Drive and Windmill Creek Road early Monday, according to The Orange County Register.
The solo-car accident occurred just before 12:30 a.m.
As per the article, San Bernardino County sheriff’s officials said for an unknown reason a Toyota Tundra pickup truck allegedly failed to stop on Rancho Hills Drive at Windmill Creek Road.
Car Accident at Rancho Hills Drive and Windmill Creek Road
The pickup then slammed into a tree nearby, killed one of the passengers at the time. Deputies identified the victim as 62-year-old Livier Ruvalcaba, of Westminster.
Meanwhile, the driver and the rear passenger of the Tundra were transported to an area hospital with unspecified injuries. Their names and condition at this time were not released.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Deputy Anthony Ortega at the Chino Hills Station at 909-364-2000. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or may leave information at www.wetip.com.
We extend our sincerest thoughts and prayers to the victims and their families and friends during such a difficult time.
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A forensic examination of the Toyota Tundra, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine which party ultimately caused the accident. Authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of the driver, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there was any mechanical issue with the pickup, and whether or not the motorist was distracted or reckless at the time. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the car such as point of impact, its final resting position, skid marks, and gouge marks.
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this accident, the surviving family of the deceased will be granted the right to pursue a wrongful death claim. Meanwhile, the injured and held not responsible for the crasg will be granted the right to file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party.
Victims are entitled to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and lost future income, and loss of love and companionship.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim of an auto accident and you believe another person is at fault, we encourage you to call Johnson Attorneys Group to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Contact our experienced San Bernardino County wrongful death and personal injury lawyer today at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.
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