Delano, CA – Deadly Crash Between Truck and ATV at County Line Road and Zachary Avenue
Delano, CA (August 7, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported a fatal crash between a truck and an ATV occurred at the intersection of County Line Road and Zachary Avenue on Tuesday afternoon. The crash which transpired at approximately 1:32 p.m. was reported to the authorities who arrived on the scene a short time thereafter.
According to a dispatch report, the truck and the ATV were the only two vehicles involved in the fatal accident. One person, likely the ATV rider although that was not specifically stated, suffered fatal injuries. Emergency responders on the scene confirmed that one person had been pronounced dead at the crash site. It’s unclear if anyone else was involved in the collision or hospitalized.
No further information was made available in regards to the events that caused this accident. Investigators are currently investigating all the evidence that was left at the scene in order to determine the cause of the collision and establish liability.
We sincerely offer our most heartfelt prayers and deepest condolences to the family members of the deceased victim during this absolutely tragic time.
California Truck & ATV Accident
Investigators will remain focused on establishing whether or not either of the parties involved had acted negligently in any way that led to the crash. Authorities will look at the conditions of those involved prior to the accident in order to determine whether or not factors such as excessive speed, intoxication, or distracted driving played a role. In the event that the uninjured party is found to have caused the collision, then the family members of the deceased victim may be provided an opportunity to file a wrongful death claim.
We at Brady Law Group understand that there is nothing as devastating as the sudden loss of a loved one. We are here for you as we are ardently dedicated to holding negligent motorists liable for the devastation they cause. If you have lost a loved one or have been injured in a crash due to a negligent driver, please don’t hesitate to call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable attorneys today.
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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.