1 Killed in Rosamond Head-On Crash on Mojave Tropico Road Monday
ROSAMOND (August 6, 2018) – A fatal traffic collision occurred in the area of Mojave Tropico Road and West Rosamond Boulevard on Monday evening, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
The accident was reportedly shortly after 6 p.m.
CHP received a report about two vehicles which for an unknown reason collided head-on on Mojave Tropico Road, a mile north of West Rosamond Boulevard.
Car Crash Near Mojave Tropico Road and Rosamond Boulevard
Paramedics responded to the scene and confirmed that at least one person died as a result of the crash. The name of the deceased has not been yet released pending notification of next of kin.
Meanwhile, the report log also indicated that both the northbound and southbound sides of the roadway were forced to shut down following the wreck.
The cause of the incident remains under investigation.
We offer our prayers and sincerest thoughts to the family members and friends of the deceased during such a difficult time.
Kern County Wrongful Death Lawyer
A forensic examination of the two vehicles, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine which party ultimately caused the tragic crash. Authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of each driver, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the cars, and whether or not one of the drivers was distracted or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by both vehicles such as point of impact, their final resting positions, 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.
Family members of wrongful death victims are entitled to seek compensation for damages including funeral costs, lost future income, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has 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 Kern County wrongful death lawyer today at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.
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