Oakdale, CA. Fatal Multi-Vehicle Collision on Highway 120
Oakdale, CA. (July 4, 2018) – According to a local source, at least one person was reportedly killed in a multi-vehicle crash that occurred on Highway 120 Tuesday night. The fatal crash took place at approximately 7:27 p.m. on the highway at Cleveland Avenue. The three vehicles reportedly involved in the collision were a black Ford F150, a white Chevrolet Silverado, and a light blue Scion.
Emergency responders were immediately called to the scene of the accident where they apparently reported at least one fatality as a result of the crash. Personnel from the Coroner’s office was called to the scene to make a full report.
The Ford pickup truck apparently sustained very serious damage to the front-end, although no information was made available pertaining to the other vehicles that were involved. There was no more information provided concerning the events that led to this accident or how it occurred.
An investigation into this crash is currently ongoing in order to establish the cause of the collision and to determine liability. We would like to offer our deepest sympathies and most heartfelt condolences to the family members and loved ones of the victim.
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Investigators are most likely looking into a wide variety of factors including distracted driving, excessive speed, and intoxication in order to establish the cause of this accident and whether or not any negligent behavior is to blame. Depending on the results of the investigation, it is possible that there may be grounds for a serious personal injury lawsuit to follow.
Many family members opt in favor of filing a claim for compensation due to the incredibly high hospital bills, funeral costs, and loss of future wages that follow an accident. Albeit, only the family members of the victim can ultimately determine if they wish to file a lawsuit.
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.