64-Year-Old Man Killed in Palmdale Traffic Collision
Three vehicles collided in Palmdale on Saturday afternoon, leaving one dead and four people injured.
Per reports, a vehicle was making a left turn onto Palmdale Boulevard from 55th Street at the time of the accident.
That vehicle then crashed into two other vehicles at about 4:29 p.m. on August 6th.
Ronald Conley, 64, was driving a Nissan Maxima when he rear-ended a Mercedes GLE 350.
The Nissan then collided head-on with a Mazda CX, causing severe injuries to Conley, sadly killing him at the scene.
Three other people suffered minor to major injuries and one was airlifted to a hospital.
A fourth person also suffered minor injuries; however, they declined medical treatment.
An active investigation remains underway.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Robert Conley.
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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