Maria Ybarra and Kelsie Hansen Killed in Car Accident on Redwood Road
ALAMEDA COUNTY (July 18, 2018) – On July 14, a deadly car crash occurred on Redwood Road in unincorporated Alameda County near the Upper San Leandro Reservoir.
The accident happened at 10:33 p.m. on Saturday.
Deadly Car Crash in Alameda County, July 15
According to the Patch, a red Mazda overturned for unknown reasons on Redwood near Maciel Road. Two women inside the Mazda suffered fatal injuries as a result of the wreck.
The fatalities were identified as 56-year-old Maria Ybarra, of Hayward, and 27-year-old Kelsie Hansen of, Virginia. It was not immediately clear who was driving the Mazda at the time of the incident.
At Least 1 Injured in Redwood Road Car Accident
Authorities added a third person involved in the crash was transported to a hospital for treatment of unknown extent of injuries.
At this time, the exact circumstances that led to the deadly crash is still being investigated.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, and our prayers to all the parties involved and their families in this difficult time.
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.
Pending results of the investigation, the family members of Ms. Maria Ybarra and Ms. Kelsie Hansen may have the right to a wrongful death claim. Meanwhile, the injured party may file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party.
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 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.