Redding, CA – 3 cars collided on Interstate 5 in Redding Friday night, leaving 1 injured, 1 dead
REDDING, CA – A fatal three-car accident occurred around 9:18 p.m. Friday night on Interstate 5 north of Market Street in Redding. Redding CHP reports that Randall James Lewis, 69, of Bella Vista, drove the wrong way, southbound, in the median of Interstate 5.
A car driven by Devyn Zeno Lewis, 51, of Shasta Lake, collided head-on with Randall Lewis’ car when he crossed into the northbound lane. As a result of the impact, Devyn Lewis’ car was forced to the right, where it collided with Gurtej Singh Sidhu’s car.
Medical personnel declared Randall Lewis dead at the scene. Devin Lewis suffered major injuries and was taken to Mercy Medical Center. According to Redding CHP, Sidhu had no known injuries.
Redding Car Accident Lawyers
Automobile accidents throughout the state of California claim the lives of more than 3,200 people each year. The vast majority of these accidents are caused by human error. In fact, statistics show that reckless driving, negligence, speeding, driving while impaired, and other careless actions while operating vehicles contribute to around 80% of collisions each year.
Losing a loved one under any circumstances can be challenging to accept. Knowing that your loved one lost their life in a preventable accident just makes the situation even more emotional. After enduring the loss of a loved one in an accident, caused by the negligent actions of others, families can reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Redding to explore legal options available to them moving forward.
Wrongful Death Attorneys in Redding
For nearly four decades, the Redding car accident attorneys at Torem & Associates have helped guide families after losing loved ones in accidents resulting from the negligence of other motorists sharing the road. Our attorneys strive to help our clients better understand options available to them moving forward to ensure they are able to maximize their recoveries and get the justice they deserve for their loved ones.
Through our keen attention to detail and extensive knowledge of personal injury laws in California, we are able to provide competent and trusted legal representation to help our clients win so they can hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. If your loved one lost their life in a preventable accident, reach out to one of our personal injury attorneys in Redding by calling (888) 500-5000. Our team is available to meet with you and discuss legal options available to help you recover.
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