Six-vehicle car crash casualty identified as Linda Martinez-Harper
Rio Vista, CA (January 18, 2022) – Linda Martinez-Harper (72) died after getting involved in a six-vehicle crash at Highway 12 and Highway 160 near Rio Vista.
The incident happened on Saturday at around 9 am. The Montezuma Fire Protection District incident commander declared the crash as a mass-casualty event.
According to reports, Martinez-Harper was taken to NorthBay Medical Center in Fairfield. However, she was later pronounced dead.
According to Rio Vista police, the collisions occurred when the road was foggy. The Police and a Public Works crew implemented a mitigation plan to help with traffic as they avoid adding to road congestion. However, traffic remained slow as the California Highway Patrol finished clearing the scene.
Who can Pursue Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in Rio Vista?
In this case, the family members of Linda Martinez-Harper 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.
Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Linda Martinez-Harper.
Definitely, 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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