Llano, CA – Head-on Collision on Palmdale Road Leads to Fatality
Llano, CA (January 28, 2019) – In Llano, a man was killed in a head-on collision that took place on Palmdale Road; meanwhile, one person was injured in the midst of the accident.
A 54-year-old man from San Diego died on Sunday morning near Lancaster in the accident. Two people, identified as 49-year-old Sean Swafford and 39-year-old Jessica Swafford, both received injuries in the accident and were transported to the hospital.
Police responded to the accident around 6:45 a.m. around the area of State Route 138 to find that a San Diego man had been driving a PT Cruiser and heading west when he made a turn to the right, ending up on the westbound shoulder and swerving back onto the highway. He then ended up in the wrong lane of traffic.
The head-on collision occurred, which took the unidentified man’s life. He has not since been identified by police but their investigation continues.
We would like to take a moment to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends who have lost a loved one in this accident, as well as our sympathies to those who have received injuries.
Fatal Accidents in California
When it comes to fatal accidents, California is at the top of the list for the most accidents that take place. These accidents take place in the blink of an eye, taking thousands of lives in accidents that could have been prevented. Head-on collisions are actually known for bringing the highest amount of fatalities because when two vehicles collide head-on, their vehicles strike each other with a force that is two times as fast as they were traveling. Simple road mistakes can lead to these horrific accidents and, when you are in need, you should have an experienced wrongful death attorney on your side to protect your rights after losing a loved one.
At the Los Angeles Injury Group, we want to acknowledge how vital it is to have an experienced attorney by your side who has handled these cases in the past. It is especially important to speak with someone who has handled these cases in the past when you have never faced the emotions and finances that are tied to these types of accidents. Nobody should have to suffer alone, so contact us as soon as possible at 310-954-7248 for more information.
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