2 Killed in Crash on Trancas Canyon Road Across Pacific Coast Highway
MALIBU (August 3, 2018) – Two people were killed, and one person was injured in a traffic collision on Trancas Canyon Road, according to Ventura County Star.
The accident happened on Friday at 12:07 p.m. across from Pacific Coast Highway.
Emergency crews arrived at the location and found a crash involving two vehicles and a bicycle.
Deadly Auto VS Bicycle Accident Friday in Malibu
As per the article, two people were sadly pronounced deceased at the scene. The names of the fatalities remained undisclosed pending notification of next of kin.
Furthermore, officials said another person involved in the accident was airlifted to a hospital due to the extent of their injuries. The name of the patient remained unknown at this time.
Investigators said the exact circumstances that led to the deadly crash are still being determined.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, and our prayers to all the parties involved and their families in this difficult time.
Los Angeles County Wrongful Death and Personal Injury Lawyer
Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions in this 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.
Depending on the results of the investigation, the family members of the deceased parties may have the right to a wrongful death claim. Surviving family of victims killed in similar accidents are potentially entitled to seek compensation for funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship. Furthermore, the injured parties in this accident may file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault person, and seek recompense for medical expenses and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in a similar accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, contact our experienced Los Angeles County wrongful death and personal injury 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.