SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (December 21, 2016) – Telia Roberts has been identified as the woman killed in a tragic early morning collision on Wednesday on Interstate 5, according to local news sources. (map)
The accident happened around 6:22 am on the southbound lanes of Interstate 5 near Highway 99. Telia Roberts, a 22 year old woman, was driving a Ford Escape on Interstate 5 when she was involved in an accident with two other vehicles for unknown reasons. Telia Roberts then exited her vehicle, and was struck by a passing vehicle.
Telia Roberts was tragically pronounced dead as a result of her injuries by responding medical personnel. A second person also sustained critical injuries in the accident. The investigation is ongoing to determine 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 Sacramento, San Diego, 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.