Los Banos, CA (February 15, 2023) – Three people have died as a result of a motor vehicle accident that occurred in the Los Banos area on Wednesday evening.
Just before 4:10 p.m. on February 15, calls for help were received regarding a crash that occurred on Highway 152.
Reports from the California Highway Patrol indicate that a vehicle collision occurred on Highway 152 near Hilldale Road, just 1.5 miles west of Interstate 5. Further investigations found that a 21-year-old man was driving a 2021 Mercedes-Benz east on Highway 152 when it collided with a westbound Toyota Tacoma pickup truck. The vehicle then overturned and came to rest in a field off the north side of the highway.
Three men in the pickup truck were severely hurt. All three vehicles were pronounced deceased at the scene.
No other injuries were reported.
At this time, investigations into the cause of the crash are underway.
Fatal Car Accidents in California
Motor vehicle accidents occur far too often in California. In many instances, injured parties are forced into area hospitals where they have to go through extensive medical treatment to overcome the painful physical and emotional injuries they have endured. Unfortunately, thousands of people who are involved in accidents never fully recover from their injuries and end up passing away.
Dealing with the loss of a loved one following a fatal accident can be incredibly devastating. Families are often unsure of where to turn to or what legal options they may have. Following the loss of your loved one in a fatal accident, it is crucial that you seek legal guidance from a knowledgeable wrongful death lawyer in Los Banos as soon as possible.
An attorney will be able to guide your family through the legal process and pursue fair compensation to make sure you have the money that you need to cover all of your damages. They will be able to build the strongest claim possible on your behalf and fight to ensure your family has the financial resources for funeral costs, vehicle repairs, and various other damages that you face.
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