Two-Vehicle Crash Leaves 1 Dead in Hesperia
CHP reported a fatal two-vehicle collision in Hesperia on Wednesday morning, September 14th.
The tragic accident took place at 4:51 a.m. within the northbound lanes of the I-15 Freeway.
A white sedan collided with another sedan under unclear circumstances between Main and Live Oak Street.
Due to the impact, one of the vehicles ended up in the center divider and the other on the right shoulder.
Unfortunately, one person was killed as a result.
The No. 3 lane was shut down as crews worked at the scene.
An active investigation remains underway to determine liability.
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.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.