Coroner ID’s Woman Killed in February Accident
The Sacramento County Sheriff Coroner has ID’d Barbara Hill Leach, 79, as the woman who was killed in a car accident.
The crash took place on Wednesday, February 23rd at the intersection of Howe Avenue and Spanos Court.
Per reports, a Dodge sedan and red sedan collided just after 2 p.m. under unclear circumstances.
Upon impact, the red sedan was sent crashing into a tree off the roadway.
Sadly, Leach sustained major injuries and died at the scene despite life-saving measures.
It was also reported that one of the involved drivers fled the scene after the wreck.
An active investigation is underway.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Barbara Leach.
Hit-and-run collisions account for almost 6 deaths per day and there is at least one per minute in the U.S.
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 also be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
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