“Wrong Way Accident”
WOODLAND, CALIFORNIA (December 24, 2016) – A wrong way collision killed at least one person on Saturday on the 505 Freeway, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 1:00 am on the northbound side of the 505 Freeway near Highway 16. An unidentified vehicle was seen traveling at a high rate of speed, going the wrong way in the northbound lanes of the 505 Freeway. The car then collided with another vehicle, and caught fire.
Paramedics responded, but tragically one person was pronounced dead as a result of the accident. An investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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 Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, 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.