Madyson James and Ruiju Ma Died after their Cars Collided with One Another in Crockett
Crockett, CA (March 23, 2022) – Drivers Madyson James (29) and Ruiju Ma (38) were both killed after their cars crashed into each other. According to Fox KTVU, the incident happened at around 3:40 am on Sunday.
According to reports, James drove her Honda SUV in the incorrect direction on the I-80’s eastbound lanes. This lead her to collide with the Tesla which Ma was driving. After the collision, both vehicles caught fire. The California Highway Patrol said both drivers died at the scene.
Both Madyson James and Ruiju Ma died at the scene after their vehicles collided and caught fire.
Authorities identified James as a missing person reported by San Francisco police since Monday morning. They shared to Fox KTVU that James was last seen at 1900 Union Street while boarding her Honda SUV on Sunday midnight.
The Contra Costa County CHP is investigating the incident. If you have any information about this case, contact Contra Costa CHP in Martinez at (925) 646-4980.
Google Map of where the collision happened in Carquinez Bridge
Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in Crockett
In this case, the family members of Madyson James and Ruiju Ma can have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit. However, it can depend on the investigation’s findings. In addition to that, negligence by a person or business can contribute to an accident, which might have resulted in the death of a family member. If that is the case, you may be able to file a wrongful death claim and receive a big settlement.
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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Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Madyson James and Ruiju Ma.
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