One Person Killed In Petaluma Head-On Car Accident On Stony Point Road By Railroad Avenue
PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA (August 28, 2019) – At least one person was killed in a car accident on Stony Point Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the collision took place around 4:08 p.m. near West Railroad Avenue. A black SUV allegedly swerved into the path of another vehicle and caused an accident.
Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help all of the victims. One person was tragically pronounced dead as a result of the crash.
An investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Liability In Head-On Collisions
Drivers are supposed to maintain control of their vehicle and stay in their lane. According to California Vehicle Code 21460, “If double parallel solid yellow lines are in place, a person driving a vehicle shall not drive to the left of the lines, except as permitted in this section.” The family of any victim that died in a car accident may have legal recourse through California Code of Civil Procedure 377.60. A wrongful death attorney can examine all of the facts of your case free of cost and let you know what your options are.
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