Woman ID’d in Fatal Orangevale Accident
A Citrus Heights resident, ID’d as Cynthia Wright, 56, fell victim to a fatal hit-and-run crash in Orangevale on Saturday.
The traffic accident occurred around 10 p.m. on Saturday, August 6th.
The factors leading up to the crash; however, remain unclear at this time.
Unfortunately, the woman died as a result of her injuries.
Anyone with information on the accident is advised to contact authorities at 916-464-1450.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Cynthia Wright.
Hit-and-run collisions account for almost 6 deaths per day and there is at least one per minute in the U.S.
Tips for after accident procedures:
- Always stop at the scene
- Call 911 if there are any injuries
- Get vehicle to safety if it is moveable, if it is not, put on hazards
- Exchange information with others involved and document everything
- Call 911 to report accident – they determine who was at fault
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.