At Least 1 Killed in Car Accident at Merced Falls and La Grange Roads
SNELLING, Merced County (August 2, 2018) – A deadly traffic collision occurred in the area of Merced Falls and La Grange roads Thursday afternoon, according to Merced Sun-Star.
The accident happened shortly after 5 p.m. east of Snelling.
Deadly Car Accident Thursday in Snelling
As per the article, one person was confirmed dead as a result of the wreck. The name of the deceased was not immediately disclosed pending notification of next of kin.
A sheriff-coroner official reportedly arrived at the crash site around 6 p.m. At this time, no additional details on the incident have been yet released. It is still being investigated how many vehicles were involved, or if there were any other vehicle occupants or injuries.
Detectives handling the case continue to determine exactly what happened here and why.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of the deceased as they search for peace and comfort.
Wrongful Death Lawyer
Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions in this deadly 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 the deceased may have the right to a wrongful death claim. Surviving family of victims killed in traffic accidents and are potentially entitled to seek compensation for funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in an auto collision and you are seeking answers, contact our experienced wrongful death 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 consultation.
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