PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA (February 3, 2017) – A 25 year old man was killed in a tragic single vehicle accident on Friday morning on Highway 50 near Missouri Flat Road, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 7:03 am on Friday, on the westbound side of Highway 50 near Missouri Flat Road. A 25 year old man, Michael Joseph Silva Jr, was driving a 2003 Kia Spectra on Highway 50 when he lost control for unknown reasons and spun out before striking a tree.
Bystanders and Good Samaritans assisted Silva at the scene before paramedics arrived, but tragically Michael Joseph Silva Jr. was 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 Placerville, Los Angeles, San Diego, 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.