Santa Rosa, CA. At Least 1 Dead in Collision on Stony Point Road at Scenic Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA. (July 5, 2018) – At least one person was reported to have died early Thursday morning in a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Stony Point Road and Scenic Avenue. The California Highway Patrol stated that the fatal collision occurred at approximately 4:40 a.m. According to the report, one driver fled the scene after the crash.
California Highway Patrol reported a dark-colored Mercedes sedan apparently left the scene after being involved in the collision. As of right now, it is known that two vehicles collided and one fled the scene while at least one victim in the other car reportedly died from their injuries. No more information pertaining to the cause of this accident has been made available.
Neither the name of the victim or if anyone else was injured in the crash is known at this time. The police had to shut down Stony Point Road between Scenic Avenue and Millbrae Avenue as they began their investigation. Police are currently continuing the investigation in an effort to establish the cause of this collision and determine liability.
We would like to sincerely offer our warmest thoughts and prayers to the family members of the deceased victim of this catastrophic accident.
Car Accident and Wrongful Death Attorney
The investigation into this crash will likely focus on numerous factors involving the possibility of negligent driving. If the driver who left the scene is determined to have been operating their vehicle negligently, there may very well be a wrongful death lawsuit to follow. The sudden death of a loved one is a devastating event that leaves many families in emotional and financial turmoil. While we are dedicated to our passion for holding negligent drivers liable for the immense pain they inflict, only the family members of the victim can ultimately decide if they wish to file 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.
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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.