MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA (February 4, 2017) – At least one person was killed in accident on Highway 1 near Mile Marker 5000 on Saturday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 11:00 am on Saturday on Highway 1 near Mile Marker 5000. A small black sedan reportedly crashed into a tree for unknown reasons, trapping one person inside.
The trapped party was extricated by responding emergency medical professionals, but tragically they were pronounced dead at the scene. The accident remains under open investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys 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 Monterey, Los Angeles, Sacramento, 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.