CALABASAS, CALIFORNIA (January 16, 2017) – At least one person was killed in an accident involving a big rig on the 101 Freeway in Calabasas on Monday morning, according to a California Highway Patrol report. (map)
The accident happened around 3:20 am on the eastbound side of the Ventura Freeway in Calabasas. A semi truck and a vehicle were involved in an accident for unknown reasons.
At least one person, identified only as a male, was pronounced dead at the scene as a result of the accident. The investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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 Ventura, Los Angeles, San Diego, 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.