“Reckless driving accident”
MORGAN HILL, CALIFORNIA (January 17, 2017) – According to the California Highway Patrol, two people were killed on Tuesday in a head-on collision on Hale Avenue, just south of Willow Springs Road. (map)
The CHP reported that a 2012 Volkswagen Golf, driven by 51-year-old Scott Lane, was traveling southbound on Hale at a high rate of speed around 3:00 p.m. when he crossed over a solid double-yellow line and crashed into a 2005 Chevrolet Tahoe, driven by 29-year-old Malissa Moon.
The CHP states that witnesses saw Lane driving in a reckless manner and passing vehicles on the west shoulder. The impact of the accident caused fatal injuries. Both victims were trapped inside their vehicles when the CHP arrived at the scene of the accident.
“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 Newport Beach, San Diego, Sacramento and throughout Southern 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.