MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA (March 4, 2017) – A man was killed on Saturday morning after an accident on Bayfront Expressway, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 3:15 a.m. on Bayfront Expressway near Facebook Way. A white Volkswagen Golf veered off the road for an unknown reason and fell into a nearby ditch. The driver identified only as a male, had to be extricated from his vehicle and was tragically pronounced dead at the scene.
Menlo Park Fire Protection District Fire Chief Harold Schapelhouman was quoted as saying this is not the first time there has been a significant vehicle accident involving this particular drainage ditch. The accident currently remains under investigation.
“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 Menlo Park, Los Angeles, San Francisco, 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.