2 Killed After Car Crashes Into Tree at Carmel Valley and Torrey Del Mar
LOCATION: Torrey Highlands, San Diego County
DATE OF COLLISION: Saturday, September 15th
September 16, 2018 – A double fatal collision occurred in the area of Carmel Valley Road and Torrey Del Mar Drive Saturday morning, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.
At approximately 1:40 a.m., a Honda Accord veered off the roadway for unknown reasons and slammed into a tree in the Torrey Highlands area.
Deadly Car Accident Saturday in Torrey Highlands
First responders reportedly found two people in the wreckage. As per the article, both parties were killed as a result of the crash. The names of the deceases remained undisclosed pending notification of next of kin.
At this time, it is still unclear if there were other vehicles involved in the accident. The detectives handling the case continue to work 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 parties as they search for peace and comfort.
San Diego County Wrongful Death Lawyer
Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions in this accident. Was another vehicle involved in the 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? Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
Pending 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 recompense for funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in a traffic accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced San Diego County wrongful death lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.
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