Brentwood, CA – One Killed in Car Wreck on Vasco Rd near Walnut Blvd, One Seriously Injured
Brentwood, CA (November 27, 2021) – The California Highway Patrol reported that one person lost their life and another was seriously injured after a vehicle crash that occurred in the morning hours of November 25. The incident occurred on Vasco Road near Walnut Boulevard.
Reports indicate that a Ford F-350 and a Toyota Corolla were headed in opposite directions just south of Walnut Boulevard on Vasco Road when one of them drifted into the oncoming lane.
The wreck occurred just before 6:00 a.m. The driver of the Ford was seriously hurt in the accident and transported to an area medical center by paramedics. The Toyota’s driver was pronounced deceased on-site due to their injuries. The passenger in the Toyota suffered minor injuries and was also transported to an area medical center for treatment.
At this time, no one involved has been identified to the public. Authorities in Brentwood continue to investigate.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims.
California Car Wrecks
Auto accidents throughout California claim the lives of more than 3,400 people each year. Although the majority of vehicle collisions are preventable, we continue to witness the impacts they have on families throughout our state. In fact, statistics show that more than 80% of accidents occur as a result of another driver’s reckless or negligent actions.
The leading causes of crashes in our state include driving while impaired, careless driving, speeding, distracted driving, and disregarding traffic control devices. In many cases, families of those killed are left to deal with overwhelming mental and emotional consequences while trying to pick up the pieces of their lives and move forward. As if dealing with overwhelming grief was not enough, numerous families are required to put forth tens of thousands of dollars to cover the funeral costs of their loved ones.
Wrongful Death Attorneys in Brentwood
When victims are killed in accidents resulting from the negligence of others, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Brentwood as soon as possible. Although we understand that no amount of compensation could ever take away a family’s pain and suffering, compensation can help grieving families cover to costs of burial and funeral expenses and alleviate the impact of lost wages moving forward.
With nearly four decades of experience, the Brentwood car accident attorneys at Torem & Associates have helped thousands of families hold wrongdoers accountable and get the justice they deserve for their loved ones. Being able to focus on moving forward after experiencing a loss is something our law firm is dedicated to helping our clients do. We work hard to help families protect their legal rights and best interests. If your loved one lost their life in a collision, and you believe negligence played a role, contact our personal injury attorneys online or by phone at (888) 500-5000 to see how we can help you. Our team is available to meet with you and discuss legal options available to help you recover.
Note: Our team of writers utilizes secondary sources when creating these posts. These sources include but are not limited to local news reports, police accident reports, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents in Stockton. For that reason, the details surrounding the incident have not been independently verified by our team of writers. If you locate any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away so that we correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.
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