RENO, NEVADA (February 18, 2017) – The victim in a Saturday evening DUI accident on Blue Sage Court and Mt. Babcock Street was identified as Danica Jensen, according to local news sources. (map)
The accident happened around 11:55 pm at the intersection of Blue Sage Court and Mt. Babcock Street. A 21 year old driver suspected of being under the influence, struck a second vehicle and then rolled over.
The driver of the second vehicle, 21 year old Danica Jensen, was tragically killed in the accident. The driver suspected of DUI was identified as 21 year old Matthew Svetlik. Svetlik had two other passengers inside the vehicle that fled before police arrived. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys 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 Reno, Las Vegas, Henderson, and throughout Nevada, 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.