SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (December 25, 2016) – According to the San Jose Police Department, a 14-year-old boy and a woman was killed on Sunday Morning in a deadly head-on DUI collision on Capitol Expressway. (map)
The SJPD reported that a 25-year-old woman had crossed onto oncoming traffic and collided head-on with another vehicle that was carrying a couple and their 14-year-old son. All injured parties involved were transported to a hospital. The 25-year-old woman and 14-year-old boy succumbed to their injuries and were pronounced dead. The parents of the 14-year-old are expected to survive the accident.
“It’s unfortunate that motorists under the influence disregard the negative effects that may ensue from driving under the influence. DUI drivers continue to endanger the safety of everyone,” said a California car accident and wrongful death attorney.
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 and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 864-6664. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.