MODESTO, CALIFORNIA (January 19, 2017) – One person was killed, and another was badly injured in a three car accident on Highway 132 and Stone Avenue on Thursday morning, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 5:30 am at the intersection of Maze Boulevard (Highway 132) and Stone Avenue. A 19 year old man from Modesto was reportedly driving a 1994 Mercedes east when he swerved into the westbound lanes and crashed into a 2008 Subaru driven by a 35 year old man. The Subaru then crashed into a 2005 Ford pickup truck driven by a 23 year old man.
The 19 year old in the Mercedes was tragically declared dead at the scene. The 23 year old driver of the Ford, Lenin Cordova Moreno, was seriously injured and rushed to a nearby hospital in Modesto. The driver of the Subaru, 35 year old Enrique Hernandez, reported no injuries. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
“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 Modesto, Fresno, 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.