Tuolumne County, CA – One Killed and Others Injured in Car Accident on Highway 120
Tuolumne County, CA (February 1, 2019) – One person was killed and two others were injured in a car accident that took place on Highway 120 on Thursday evening. Police responded to the accident around 6:15 p.m.
Police reported that two vehicles collided with one another at the time of the accident in the area of Chinese Camp. The three vehicles were identified as a sedan, Toyota Prius, and a Ford SUV. The two collided at the intersection of Highway 120 and Sims Road.
The Ford and Toyota received a variety of severe front-end damages due to the accident. Fire Department and paramedics officials were sent out to the scene and found that two people had to be extricated from the wreckage due to being pinned inside their vehicles.
Those who were injured were transported to the hospital and another suffered major injuries but tragically passed away at the scene of the accident. The names of all of those involved have not yet been released. At this time, police continue their investigation.
We would like to take this time to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken in this accident with the hopes that they will be able to find peace and comfort at this time.
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32,000 people will lose their lives in fatal accidents all across the United States in just a year’s time. In 2013, 3,000 of these fatalities happened in California due to negligent drivers. Some of these accidents happen every year due to speeding, distracted driving, driving under the influence, and a wide variety of other serious reasons. Losing a loved one is never easy and we don’t want you to face these difficult times alone. This is why it is imperative to seek the help of an experienced attorney who understands wrongful death claims.
Authorities will continue their investigation into this matter so that liability can be determined and all affected parties will be able to move forward. Our attorneys at Brady Law Group have handled a wide variety of cases like these in the past and want you to know that you do not have to be overwhelmed and without help during this difficult time. Let us help you on many levels including emotionally and financially after you have lost a loved one. Contact us for more information today at 866-478-6483.