Coarsegold, CA. 1 Dead in Fatal Car Crash on Highway 41
Coarsegold, CA. (July 1, 2018) – One person was pronounced dead following a motor vehicle accident that occurred Saturday afternoon on Highway 41, according to a local and reliable news source. The fatal car crash took place at around 4:00 p.m. in Coarsegold near Yosemite Springs Parkway.
According to the article, the California Highway Patrol stated that a blue Volkswagen Golf and a gray Chevrolet Equinox were the two vehicles involved in a head-on collision for reasons that are currently unknown. Upon arriving on the scene, responders found one person reportedly lying down in the roadway following the crash. Paramedics on the scene had confirmed that at least one person was dead in the crash.
At this time, the name of the deceased is not being released in order to notify loved ones first. The California Highway Patrol did not say whether or not there were any other injured parties involved in the accident. Police are currently heading up a full investigation into this collision in order to determine liability.
We offer our deepest and sincerest condolences to the family members and other loved ones of the victim during this unfortunately tragic time.
Car Accident Injury and Wrongful Death Attorney
Investigators are currently working to determine if any negligent behavior led to this accident. They will likely be looking to see if any factors such as distracted driving, excessive speed, or intoxication were responsible for causing the crash. Upon the conclusive results of the investigation, there may very well be grounds for a wrongful death lawsuit to follow.
Family members of a loved one who was unexpectedly killed in an accident often seek to obtain compensation for their loss. Hospital bills, funeral costs, and loss of future wages are all major reasons why many people make the decision to file a claim for compensation. While we have made it our passionate duty to hold negligent drivers liable for the immense pain that they inflict, only the family members of the victim can choose to file a wrongful death claim.
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.