MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA (January 18, 2017) – A fatal car accident killed at least one person on Wednesday afternoon on Highway 1, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 1:30 pm on the southbound side of Highway 1 near Fremont Street. A blue Ford reportedly crashed into a tree for unknown reasons. A second car was potentially involved but authorities cannot confirm those reports at this time.
At least one person sustained fatal injuries in the accident, which remains under investigation at this time. Authorities are attempting to determine if a second vehicle was truly involved, and deciphering cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney 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 Los Angeles, Newport Beach, Monterey, 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.