San Bernardino County, CA: Two Killed in Fatal Head-on Collision in Adelanto
San Bernardino County, California (March 21, 2018): Two people were reportedly killed in a tragic head-on collision on Highway 395 in Adelanto, CA, early yesterday morning, Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Neither victim has been identified and only limited details have been made publicly available while the incident remains under investigation by authorities.
Officials believe the accident happened just after 4:30 a.m. when a northbound Hyundai Sonata veered over the double yellow line to pass traffic ahead of her and collided head-on with a southbound 2015 Chevy Captiva. The driver of the Hyundai, a 39-year-old woman from Edwards, CA, and the driver of the Chevy, a 36-year-old man from Helendale, CA, were both pronounced dead at the scene. Reports do not indicate whether there were any other occupants in either vehicle at the time of the crash. No further information has been provided at this time.
The Los Angeles Injury Group would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families, friends, and loved ones of the deceased victims. We are truly sorry for these devastating losses and our thoughts and prayers are with you in the wake of this terrible tragedy. Motor vehicle crashes have long been a leading cause of fatalities in the United States, and losing a loved one so suddenly can feel like an impossibly difficult situation. It is important for motorists to know their rights and responsibilities under the law and we encourage all victims to take advantage of the legal relief that may be available in their state.
If someone you love was killed in a motor vehicle collision, you may be legally entitled to recover monetary compensation for your pain, loss, and expenses under California law. Call the Los Angels Injury Group at 310-954-7248 and schedule a free consultation to discuss your case and review your options with one of our trusted and experienced wrongful death attorneys today.