Willits, CA – One Person Injured and Another Killed in Fatal Accident on Hwy 101
Willits, CA (January 19, 2019) – On Friday, January 18, one person was seriously injured and another lost their life in a fatal accident that police say took place on Highway 101 near the area of Reynolds Highway.
The accident took place around 4:40 p.m. when a northbound Dodge Ram suddenly drifted into the southbound lane of Highway 101, where it crashed head-on into a Mercedes van. The collision led to fatal injuries to the 51-year-old man. His name has not yet been released.
The pickup truck driver was identified as 71-year-old Ramon Machado, who was transported to the hospital with major injuries. His condition has not yet been released.
The cause of the collision is still under investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our warmest thoughts, prayers, and condolences to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in California
Every week, handfuls of people will be killed in serious fatal car accidents across California. Many of these accidents could have been prevented if drivers took care to look out for the well-being of others. These accidents lead to severe results when they involve the negligence of another party through acts such as speeding, distracted driving, DUI, and more. You should never be left to feel alone after you have lost somebody close to you in a horrific accident. We would like to extend a helping hand to help you bring a wrongful death claim during this difficult time.
Our experienced and dedicated attorneys at the Los Angeles Injury Group are fully committed to helping you receive the damages you deserve when your family has suffered immense losses at the hands of a reckless party. We understand how these accidents can leave you in a bad financial and emotional position that you might not have expected. Contact us for more information at 310-954-7248.
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