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Vacaville Woman Identified After Highway Accident

On Thursday, May 30, 2019, a fatal car accident took place in an unincorporated Yolo County. The deceased woman was identified as Linda Shier, a 63-year-old resident of Vacaville. In addition to Shier, two other people suffered major trauma during the accident, including a 55-year-old Vacaville man and a 24-year-old resident of Fairfield. Updates on the condition of the injured individuals have not yet been provided. I would like to express my sympathy to Ms. Shier’s loved ones as they are mourning their tragic loss.

One More Dies After Vacaville Crash

According to officials, one more person passed away after a fatal car accident that took place in Vacaville during the night of Sunday, May 5, 2019. The accident involved two vehicles and happened on a highway location just north of Vacaville city limits. One of the involved individuals tragically lost their life at the scene of the accident while two more people were taken to a local hospital to be treated for major injuries. Sadly, one of these individuals, a 61-year-old Vacaville woman, could not recover and was declared deceased on Monday, May 6, 2019. Officials of Solano County have not yet identified either decedent. I’d like to send my sincere sympathy to those who have suffered the loss of a person they love because of this accident.

Fatal Vacaville Highway Collision

Police say that one person lost their life and five more were injured during a highway accident just outside of Vacaville during the night of Sunday, May 5, 2019. California Highway Patrol (CHP) indicated that the collision involved two vehicles, one of which had been driving into oncoming traffic at the time of the accident. The fatally injured person has not yet been identified by authorities of Solano County. My condolences are extended to those who are grieving the loss of a loved one following this tragic collision.

Winter Storm Causes Vacaville Freeway Fatality

Local California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers reported that a man lost his life in a vehicle accident during a winter storm on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. The collision took place shortly after sunrise and involved a big-rig and pedestrian. Officers have said that the crash was one incident of several that occurred on local freeways Wednesday morning. The fatally injured pedestrian has not yet been identified by authorities. Additionally, CHP says that they are still working to determine all of the factors involved in this crash. My sympathies are with the mourning loved ones of the person who passed away because of this tragic incident.

Vacaville Highway Hit-and-Run Kills Pedestrian

Officers from the Solano area California Highway Patrol (CHP) have stated that one person lost their life in a recent Vacaville accident. The accident took place on Sunday, February 10, 2019, and involved a vehicle and a pedestrian on a local highway. Police say the vehicle left the scene of the crash. The Solano County Sheriff’s Department has not yet released the identity of the fatally injured man. Officials say his identity will be released after his next-of-kin is notified about the incident. I would like to offer my sympathies to the family and friends of the man who tragically lost his life because of this crash.

Man Identified After Fatal Vacaville Crash

Officials from Solano County released the identity of a man who tragically lost his life during a recent car accident in Vacaville. The fatally injured man was identified as Sandeep Buttar, a 38-year-old resident of Sacramento. The collision took place on Saturday, January 26, 2019, and involved two vehicles. Reports indicate that the accident was caused by a wrong-way driver who has been arrested on charges of driving under the influence and causing vehicular manslaughter. Details about court proceedings have not yet been made available. My sincere condolences are extended to Mr. Buttar’s friends and family during this difficult time.

California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported a serious car accident in Vacaville on Saturday, January 26, 2019. The accident happened early in the morning and involved two vehicles. One person suffered fatal injuries during the auto accident, and one individual received minor trauma. The fatally injured person has not been identified by Solano County authorities. Reports state that officials are trying to locate the family of the decedent and are withholding details until they are found. Additionally, CHP has stated that they suspect driving under the influence caused the car accident. My sincere sympathies are sent to the grieving family and friends of the person who tragically passed away in this crash.

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Single Vehicle Vacaville Crash Kills One

Officers of the Vacaville Police Department (VPD) have reported that a serious motor vehicle collision took place in Vacaville on Sunday, January 13, 2019. The car accident reportedly involved one vehicle and took place in a commercial area on the south side of the city. The collision left one person with serious injuries and tragically cost another their life. The latest available reports indicated that the surviving vehicle occupant was in a local hospital and that medics have listed them as in critical condition. Neither the identity of the fatally injured individual nor the crash survivor have been publicly released by local officials. VPD reports that their officers are actively looking into possible causes of this tragic collision.

On Wednesday, December 26, 2018, Sacramento County officials reported the identity of a Vacaville man who received fatal injuries during a car accident on Christmas Eve. The man was identified as 28-year-old Melvin Kwaun Strong. The accident took place in Sacramento in the early morning on December 24, 2018, and officers say that the collision involved five separate vehicles. California Highway Patrol (CHP) officials report that they suspect the accident to have been caused by an intoxicated driver who has been arrested on DUI-related charges.

I’d like to express my sincere sympathy to Mr. Strong’s loved ones while they are mourning their tragic loss.

Damages in a Case of Wrongful Death
Damages in a Case of Wrongful Death

I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. The death of someone that you love and care about is one of the hardest things that a person can go through. On top of all the shock and grief that one may feel after the sudden loss of a loved one, losing a member of your family often comes with serious financial concerns. If the deceased was providing you or others with financial and/or emotional support, losing them can be devastating. However, if the person was killed in an accident caused by negligence, such as a drunk driving crash, it is usually possible to lessen your burden by seeking compensation.