1 Person Killed in Highway 4 Traffic Accident
California Highway Patrol reported a fatal accident in Concord on Monday morning, August 15th.
The wreck occurred within the early hours at 12:41 a.m. on Highway 4.
It is unclear at this time what caused the two vehicles to collide.
Unfortunately, one person was killed as a result. Their name has yet to be disclosed at this time.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
In 2020, studies showed that the state of California reported 3,723 motor-vehicle deaths which was an increase from 2019.
In the U.S. one’s odds of dying in a car accident is around 1 in 107.
Always make sure to wear a seatbelt, obey traffic laws, and avoid distractions while driving.
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.