33-Year-Old Man Killed in Highway 395 Collision
Two vehicles collided in Adelanto on Sunday, resulting in the death of Enrique Meza, 33.
A Toyota Tacoma reportedly ran a red light at the intersection of Highway 395 and Chamberlain Way.
As a result, the Toyota crashed with Meza’s Chevrolet Malibu at about 1:19 p.m.
The incident occurred on August 28th and caused Meza to be trapped inside of his vehicle.
He was extricated from the Chevrolet and transported to the hospital where he sadly died.
No injuries were reported from the Toyota driver, who has been ID’d as 18-year-old Apolinar Lopez.
An active investigation remains underway.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Enrique Meza.
Statistics from 2019 show that 846 people were killed in crashes that involved running a red light and about 143,000 people were injured.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.