GOULD CITY, MICHIGAN (July 31 , 2017) – Two people were tragically killed on Monday afternoon after being rear ended by a semi truck, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened on Monday afternoon, on the southbound side of U.S. 2, near Gould City Road. A semi truck driven by 70 year old Raymond Pross rear ended a passenger vehicle occupied by two people in slow moving traffic. The impact pushed the passenger vehicle into a pickup truck, then across the center line and into the woods.
The two people inside the passenger car, identified as 76 year old Kenneth Swartzendruber and 77 year old Aubrey Swartzendruber, were both tragically killed. The driver of the semi truck and the driver and passenger inside the pickup truck were all uninjured. 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.”
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.