SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CALIFORNIA (April 19, 2017) – At least one person was killed in a tragic accident on State Route 74 on Wednesday evening, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 4:40 pm on the eastbound side of State Route 74 near Christianitos Road. A Toyota sedan was driving the wrong way for an unknown reason when it collided with a trash truck. Both vehicles went over the cliff after the accident.
At least one person was pronounced dead at the scene, but three coroner vehicles were spotted at the accident scene. The condition of those involved is unknown at this time. The accident remains under active investigation to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 864-6664. We are here to help you.