Highway 84 Collision Results in Fatality
CHP is actively investigating a deadly traffic accident that occurred in Newark on Tuesday night.
According to reports, the crash took place at 9:10 p.m. on Highway 84.
A Ford Focus and Honda collided under unclear circumstances near the Newark Boulevard on-ramp.
One person sadly died at the scene despite life-saving efforts.
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.
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