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Modesto, CA – One Killed, Another Injured After Collision on Bentley Rd near Kemper Rd

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Modesto, CA (November 30, 2021) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a fatal collision took place on a roadway in Modesto on Sunday, November 28. The wreck happened just before 4:00 p.m. Sunday. A female driver sustained serious injuries while her male passenger lost his life. 

Reports indicate that the accident occurred on Bentley Road near Kemper Road. A Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck and a Toyota sedan collided at the intersection located northwest of Milnes and Albers roads. 

Information from preliminary reports shows that the pickup truck was headed north on Bentley while the Toyota was headed south. The truck was carrying one adult male and at least two young children at the time. 

The Toyota turned left to go onto Kemper Road when it entered the path of the pickup truck, police said. The truck struck the sedan’s passenger side, taking the life of the male passenger. 

The female driver of the Toyota was badly hurt in the crash. She was airlifted to Memorial Medical Center for treatment. The male driver and young passengers of the Silverado suffered minor injuries, according to reports. They were not transported to the hospital from the scene. 

Police in Modesto continue to investigate the details of the incident. 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

Every year, thousands of people lose their lives in car accidents. California has several road rules established in order to keep drivers safe while traveling. Unfortunately, several people choose to disregard these rules. Recent statistics concerning California car accidents have called attention to the hazards of reckless driving. 

Driver distraction takes the lives of more than 13,000 people per year in the United States and is thought to be the reason behind approximately 31% of all traffic fatalities on American roadways. 

Even if you adhere to all driving and safety laws while behind the wheel, you could become injured in an accident caused by a negligent driver. If this happens to you, you deserve financial compensation for your injuries and losses. Pain and suffering, lost wages, and more stressful consequences can result from being hurt in a wreck. A California personal injury lawyer may be able to help you move forward from the aftermath of your accident by helping you collect financial compensation. 

Modesto Auto Accident Attorneys

The only thing worse than suffering injuries in a crash is losing someone you love. If you believe that your loved one was wrongfully killed in an accident caused by negligence, contact the wrongful death attorneys in Modesto at Torem & Associates at your earliest convenience to learn about how you can collect financial compensation for the death of your loved one. Financial compensation can help cover funeral costs, outstanding medical bills, lost wages, and more. 

In the aftermath of an unexpected accident, many victims lack the knowledge necessary to protect their legal rights. Vehicle repair costs, lost wages, and medical bills can add up quickly. Injured victims may be emotionally and financially vulnerable after a crash, leaving them wide open for insurance companies to attempt to take advantage of them. Sadly, insurance companies are known for coercing injured crash victims into settling for much less than they deserve in terms of settlements/financial compensation. 

Contact a Modesto car accident lawyer if you have recently been injured by another person’s negligence. An attorney will be able to provide you with all of the information needed to successfully file a personal injury claim for compensation. You deserve the maximum amount of financial compensation after suffering injuries due to the carelessness of another driver. 

Allow a car crash attorney in Modesto to fight for your legal right toward financial compensation and negotiate a full and fair settlement from the insurance companies. You should be able to focus on your physical and emotional recovery without having to worry about how you will financially recover. Contact the law office of Torem & Associates at your earliest convenience to discuss legal options available to you. We have been in the business of helping injured crash victims collect full and fair financial compensation since 1983. You can reach us at (888) 500-5000 to see how we can help you.

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 Modesto.  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.  

Disclaimer: Our firm, Torem & Associates, has worked hard to become valued members of the local business community.  We write these posts as a way to bring awareness to the dangers of driving or being a passenger in any type of automobile accident. We hope that through awareness, people will use additional caution when out on the roadways in Modesto and throughout California to prevent being seriously injured in a crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post is meant to be informational and is not intended to be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. The photos used in the post are not representative of the actual accident scene. 


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