One of Two Identified in Deadly Crash on Stockton Boulevard
Two vehicles collided in Sacramento on Saturday morning which resulted in the death of two people.
Reports included that the accident took place on May 21st just before 9 a.m.
Police officers attempted to stop the drivers which led to a chase.
As a result, one of the drivers then collided with another vehicle that was not involved.
Sadly, 46-year-old Tien Le, of Sacramento, was in the victim’s vehicle and died at the scene. Another occupant was also killed but their name is being withheld at this time.
The other driver also sustained major injuries and was hospitalized.
An active investigation is underway.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Tien Le.
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 also be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.