SANTA CRUZ, CALIFORNIA (March 9, 2017) – Alex Lopez and David Martinez have been identified as two of the three people killed in a collision on Highway 1 on February 28st, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened on Highway 1 near Wilder Ranch, around 4:30 p.m. the afternoon of February 28th. 19 year old Alex Lopez was behind the wheel of a 2000 Buick Regal that veered into opposing traffic for an unknown reason, colliding head on with a Chevrolet Blazer.
19 year old Alex Lopez, and his front seat passenger, 20 year old David Martinez, were both killed in the collision, as was the 56 year old female driver of the Chevrolet Blazer. The accident remains under investigation at this time 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.”
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 Santa Cruz, Los Angeles, 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.