A woman was killed and 3 children were injured in a 2-vehicle crash that involved a pick up truck and an SUV in Lancaster, CA on Saturday afternoon, August 3, 2019. A suspected DUI driver was arrested after the crash. The said driver was believed to had been the perpetrator of the fatal crash. The suspected DUI driver was identified as Robert Wells, 36, of Lancaster. The crash reportedly happened around 12:45 pm at Avenue L and 40th Street. Wells was reportedly driving his pick up truck when he made a left turn in on a yellow light across the path of an oncoming SUV. The driver of the SUV was reportedly a woman from Lancaster in her early 40’s. The female driver of the SUV sustained major injuries from the crash. She later on died at a hospital after she was taken there following the crash. The 3 children passengers of the SUV sustained non-life threatening injuries.
If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group Injury & Accident Lawyers can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.
Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.
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