Woman ID’d in Fatal Multi-Vehicle Collision
CHP reported a fatal multi-vehicle traffic accident in Canyon Country on Friday afternoon.
It was around 5:35 p.m. when Sallie June Hill, 50, was driving a Ford Explorer on Soledad Canyon Road.
She unfortunately suffered a medical emergency while driving, causing a collision with four other vehicles.
Hill then crashed into a bus stop after colliding with the vehicles, shearing a fire hydrant.
Sadly, the woman died at the scene.
No details were provided regarding the other involved parties.
The crash remains under investigation.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Sallie Hill.
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.
It is also important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.