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Marysville, California – Wrong-Way Crash Leaves One Deceased, One Injured

Marysville, California (June 25, 2018) – Local news reported that a woman tragically died and a man sustained traumatic injuries after a collision near the 10th Street Bridge. Sources indicate the accident took place at approximately 1:00 AM on Thursday, June 21, 2018. As per the report, the deceased woman has been identified as Trysha Gaff and the wounded victim has been revealed as Pablo Gutierrez, both residents of the Yuba City area. At this time, authorities have not confirmed any more important information surrounding the identity of the motorist responsible for the wrong-way crash.

Local police explained that the unnamed driver was traveling along the 10th Street Bridge before colliding with the car occupied by Gaff and Gutierrez, who were driving westbound in the direction of Yuba City. Following the accident, law enforcement closed the 10th Street Bridge for approximately five hours.

Sources revealed Gaff had succumbed to her injuries and died. Exact details as to whether this occurred at the scene of the crash or at a local hospital have not yet been revealed.

Paramedics transported Gutierrez to Rideout Memorial Hospital, where he received treatment for severe injuries sustained from the accident. Authorities have not revealed his current physical condition.

Meanwhile, the unnamed motorist was revealed to be in critical condition and is currently receiving treatment, as well.

At present, the investigation is ongoing. As more evidence surfaces, more information will be released to public sources.

We extend our deepest condolences and warmest prayers to the family and friends of Trysha Gaff during this difficult time. Furthermore, we extend our kindest thoughts and loving prayers to Mr. Gutierrez and wish him a fast and efficient recovery from his injuries.

Wrongful Death and Personal Injury Lawyer

Based on the report, authorities have confirmed this incident was a wrong-way crash. Likewise, the unnamed motorist may be held accountable for the accident that caused the death of one victim and the injuries sustained by another. As the investigation continues, authorities will also inspect the vehicles for possible mechanical problems and system failure.  Other factors to consider include distracted/negligent driving, and DUI.

If the unnamed driver is charged with causing the accident, the family of the deceased will have the legal right to file a wrongful death lawsuit. In the same case, the injured victim will also have legal rights to file a personal injury lawsuit. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, personal loss, and painful injuries.

We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.

If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.

Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.

Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.

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