Nevada City, CA. Fatal Crash at Intersection of Highway 20 and Washington Road
Nevada City, CA. (July 4, 2018) – Unfortunately, at least one person was confirmed to have died Tuesday night following a motor vehicle accident in Nevada City. The fatal collision occurred at approximately 6:51 p.m. on Highway 20 at Washington Road.
The California Highway Patrol reported that the two vehicles which collided at the intersection crashed for reasons that are unknown at this time. One of the vehicles involved was reportedly a blue pickup truck that had overturned due to the impact sustained during the collision. The other vehicle involved in the crash was reported to have been missing a wheel after the accident.
At least one person was pronounced dead after the collision, and one other had to be airlifted to a local hospital with unspecified injuries. The condition of the surviving victim who was transported to the hospital has not been made available. Both lanes of Highway 20 had to be closed down following the crash. There is currently a detailed investigation being conducted in order to determine liability and establish the events of the crash.
We would like to offer our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to the family members of the victim who tragically passed away during this accident, as well as we hope for the quickest possible recovery for any other victims.
Motor Vehicle Accident Injury and Wrongful Death Attorney
Investigators are certainly working to ascertain the cause of this crash and establish liability. Depending on the results of the investigation there will likely be grounds for either a wrongful death or a personal injury lawsuit. While we are absolutely proud of our passion for holding negligent drivers liable for the immense pain and devastation they cause, only the victim or the victims’ family can decide to go through with a claim for compensation.
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 for all those involved in the accident.