Fatal Sacramento County Accident Kills Man
A head-on collision left 38-year-old Aaron Price dead on Sunday night in Sacramento County.
The accident took place on Highway 160 near Sherman Island.
Price reportedly swerved into oncoming traffic, causing a head-on crash.
He was also not wearing his seatbelt and sadly died as a result.
In addition, three children in the car sustained major injuries and were hospitalized. One had to be airlifted to Children’s Hospital in Oakland.
The crash remains under investigation.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Aaron Price.
Head-on collisions are without a doubt the most dangerous types of crashes. They may only account for 2% of accidents, however they make up 10% of all deadly crashes.
The Fatal Analysis Reporting System (FARS) has found that:
- 75% of head-on crashes happen in rural areas
- They are most common on two-lane highways
- Failure in negotiating a curve on the road causes 23% of all fatal head-on collisions
- 58% of head-on collisions result in a fatality
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.