Rachel Lopez, 40, Killed in Car Accident on 10 Freeway at Desert Center Road
DESERT CENTER, Riverside County (July 15, 2018) – A fatal car accident occurred in the area of the Interstate 10 Freeway and Desert Center Road Sunday morning, according to ABC News.
At approximately 10:56 a.m. today, one vehicle rolled over on the freeway, for reasons still under investigation.
Primary reports indicated a 40-year-old woman suffered the most serious injuries in the accident. The victim was rushed to John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital where she was later sadly pronounced deceased.
Officials identified the fatality as Rachel Lopez, of Moreno Valley.
3 Others Injured in Desert Center Car Accident, July 15
As per the article, three other people sustained minor injuries as a result of the wreck. The names of the injured, and their conditions at this time have not been disclosed thus far.
Investigators handling the case continue to work to determine exactly how and why the collision happened.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, and our prayers to all the parties involved and their families in this difficult time.
Riverside 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 of Ms. Rachel Lopez may have the right to a wrongful death claim while the injured parties may file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an auto collision and you are seeking answers, contact our experienced Riverside 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.