1 Killed in Madera Ranchos Accident; Man Arrested For DUI
MADERA RANCHOS (July 16, 2017) – A deadly traffic collision took place in the area of Road 36 and Avenue 15 late Friday night, according to ABC 30 News.
As per the article, police said the male driver of an SUV ran a stop sign and crashed into another car which was stopped at the intersection.
The motorist in the second vehicle suffered fatal injuries following the wreck. The name of the victim has not been yet released pending notification of next of kin.
Meanwhile, police affirmed that the man driving the SUV at the time was arrested for driving under the influence of marijuana and will face multiple charges. He was taken into custody after being treated at the hospital and then released.
We are deeply saddened by the news of this tragedy. We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the friends and family members of the victim during such a difficult time.
It is evident that the driver of the SUV is fully responsible for causing the fatal accident. Driving under the influence of marijuana, alcohol or drugs basically, is strongly prohibited in California, as it endangers the safety of other people using the road. The motorist involved clearly showed negligence and disregarded the welfare of others, taking the life of an innocent motorist. No amount of money can make up for the loss of a loved one but the family members have the right to a wrongful death lawsuit against the party at-fault. Not only does it lessen the financial burdens upon losing someone significant, but also pledges the justice your surviving family deserves.
If your loved one has been a victim of a tragic accident caused by the wrongdoing or a negligent party, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today to speak with one of our experienced Madera County wrongful death lawyers. We understand the pain and suffering one experiences after devastating death of a significant other, so we will work aggressively to recover the settlement you are entitled to and will bring our expertise to help get the justice you deserve. Give us a call today at 800-235-6801.
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