RED BLUFF, CALIFORNIA (December 24, 2016) – Patrick Hugh Moran and Robert Lankford Jr were injured and another man was killed in an accident on Saturday on the 5 Freeway, according to local news sources. (map)
According to the article, a 79 year old man from Tennessee was traveling north on the 5 Freeway in a Nissan Juke when he struck a bridge abutment. He then veered into the third lanes, crashing into a 2007 Toyota 4Runner driven by 59 year old Patrick Hugh Moran. The 79 year old man then crashed into a 2002 Ford F-150 driven by 41 year old Robert Lankford Jr.
The 79 year old man from Tennessee was tragically killed in the accident. Patrick Hugh Moran and Robert Lankford, as well as a passenger in Moran’s Toyota, were all hospitalized with unspecified injuries. Robert Lankford is suspected of being under the influence of alcohol at the time of the accident, and an investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability.
“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 Red Bluff, Sacramento, 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.