“Semi Truck Accident”
BUENA PARK, CALIFORNIA (January 13, 2017) – A collision involving a FedEx semi-truck on Friday early morning killed at least one person on the 5 freeway, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 1:00 am on the southbound side of the 5 Freeway, near Stanton Avenue. A black 2014 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck collided with a FedEx big rig for unknown reasons.
A woman riding as a passenger inside the pickup truck was tragically pronounced dead at the scene as a result of her injuries. The condition of others involved in the accident is unknown at this time. The investigation is ongoing, and is being headed up by the Westminster division of the California Highway Patrol. Anyone with information is asked to call them.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Anaheim, Buena Park, Newport Beach, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.