HOLLISTER, CALIFORNIA (January 11, 2017) – At least two people were killed in an accident on Wednesday early morning on Highway 152, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 3:28 am on the eastbound side of Highway 152, near Dinosaur Point in the Pacheco Pass area. A black 2015 Toyota carrying four people was heading eastbound at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control for unknown reasons. The car struck a nearby curb, rolled over, and collided into a concrete divider.
The 24 year old driver of the vehicle and a 22 year old female passenger both suffered fatal injuries as a result of the accident. The remaining two passengers, identified as 23 year old Michelle Treadwell, and 22 year old Thomas Jones, were both seriously injured in the accident and were rushed to Memorial Medical Center in Modesto. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Our firms prayers are with all parties involved in this devastating collision,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm.
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 Hollister, San Jose, San Diego, Los Angeles, 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.