PG&E Truck Crash Leaves 1 Dead
A fatality was reported following a Merced traffic accident on Thursday, September 8th.
The wreck took place around 6 in the morning at the intersection of Child’s Avenue and Kibby Road.
A PG&E truck collided with an unspecified vehicle for unknown reasons.
Unfortunately, one person was killed as a result.
Their identity is being withheld pending notification of kin.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
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
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.