Missing Student Chris Liang Died in a Crash on Interstate 5 in Fresno
Fresno, CA (March 7, 2022) – Missing University of San Francisco student Chris Liang (21) died after a deadly accident on Interstate 5 in Fresno. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) told ABC 30 that the crash happened between February 28 and March 5.
The CHP received information about a crash along Panoche Road, which was southbound on Interstate 5. Then, authorities found a Tesla overturned in a ditch. Then, they found Chris Liang who was already dead in the vehicle.
Chris Liang rented out a Tesla for a road trip before going missing.
Liang had rented out a 2020 Tesla Model 3. According to reports, it was last traced to a charging station in Firebaugh around southbound Interstate 5. Before going missing, Liang planned to go on an impulsive road trip from San Francisco to Irvine.
This case is still under investigation. If you have any information on this incident, you can contact the Fresno County Sheriff at (209) 826-3811.
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Crash investigations are crucial. They can help determine the cause and liability. Motor vehicle accidents are common across the country. These investigations are important because most of the time, the fault is not on victims like Chris Liang.
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Personal Injury (Wrongful Death) Claims in Fresno
Chris Liang’s family members may be entitled to a wrongful death claim. They can seek damages for loss of companionship, pain and suffering, and emotional distress following a catastrophic accident such as this tragic incident.
Indeed, no amount of money will ever make up for the death of a loved one. However, receiving the maximum settlement and winning a judgment can give a sense of justice. Also, it can offer some peace of mind.
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Location of where Chris Liang’s Tesla was found in I-5 Fresno:
Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Chris Liang
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