SALINAS, CALIFORNIA (January 20, 2017) – A fatal collision occurred on Friday night on Highway 68, west of Torero Drive. (map)
The accident happened when 35-year-old Deysi Jimenez crossed her Suzuki SUV over the lane and collided with a Mazda pickup truck. Sadly, Jimenez was pronounced dead at the scene. The other driver, only described as a male, was taken to a local hospital for minor injuries.
California Highway Patrol is currently investigating the accident to determine the cause.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys at Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
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, Newport Beach, 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.