December 17, 2022
San Bernardino, CA -17-Year-Old Killed in Rollover Crash on Bigfoot Rd.
San Bernardino, CA (December 16, 2022) – Officials in San Bernardino were dispatched to the scene of a deadly car accident on Tuesday, December 13th. The crash was first reported around 3:40 p.m. on Blackfoot Road near the intersection with Zuni Road.
The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Office responded to the collision. According to police, a 17-year-old was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado southbound when he lost control. The vehicle rolled over and car to rest. A 17-year-old passenger in the Silverado was ejected through a passenger window. The 17-year-old passenger was rushed to Loma Linda Medical Center where he later succumbed to his injuries. There is no word on whether anyone else was hurt in the accident. Police have not released the identities of those involved. It is unclear whether drugs or alcohol played a role in the collision.
An investigation is ongoing at this time. No further details regarding the accident have been released.
We would like to offer our thoughts and condolences to the family who lost their loved one following this tragic car accident in San Bernardino.
Fatal Accidents in San Bernardino
A car accident in San Bernardino can turn your life upside down in a matter of seconds. Whether you are an accident victim or a family member of a victim, the results can be equally as bad. There are thousands of negligent drivers on the roads of San Bernardino at any given time. All it takes is a single instance of careless driving to result in a fatal accident that affects innocent victims.
If you have experienced a serious car accident in San Bernardino or the surrounding communities, you should seek legal advice as soon as possible. Injury accidents can linger for weeks or months. During this time, your medical bills are beginning to pile up as you enter into an uncertain time. Fortunately, there is help available. California law allows family members to file a wrongful death lawsuit to be filed on behalf of a deceased victim. Given the complexity and special rules of these cases, it is important to talk with a San Bernardino car accident lawyer before attempting to handle a wrongful death claim.
At Madison Law Group, we would be honored to assist you. We know that you are experiencing one of the most difficult and uncertain times of your life. We can help you get through this time and also help set your family up for the future. Our firm strongly believes that all negligent drivers should be held accountable for their actions.
Our firm is standing by to take your call at any time. We always provide a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. At that time, we will go over the fact of your case and help to formulate a plan for how to maximize your recovery. To schedule your time to speak with a San Bernardino car accident attorney, please reach out to us via the link on our website or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.
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