VISALIA, CALIFORNIA (February 16, 2017) – A man was killed on Thursday morning after his car crashed into a semi-truck on Houston Avenue near Ben Maddox Way, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 12:00 a.m., when an unidentified vehicle collided with a semi-truck on Houston Avenue, between Ben Maddox Way and Cain Street. The impact was enough to send the car beneath the semi-truck’s trailer, wedging it underneath. The driver of the vehicle tragically was pronounced dead at the scene by responding emergency medical personnel.
The accident remains under active investigation to determine cause and liability at this time.
“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 Visalia, Los Angeles, San Francisco, 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.