1 Killed in Accident on Wilton Road
Woman Killed in Head-on Crash in Elk Grove
Elk Grove, CA (June 12, 2018) –A head-on accident in Elk Grove has killed a woman. The fatal crash happened on Wilton Road on the afternoon of June 12.
A 43-year-old man from Carmichael was driving a big rig filled with dead animals on Wilton Road just south of Grant Line Road. An 83-year-old man driving a Toyota Avalon was traveling in the opposite direction. He swerved into the path of the big rig.
The driver of the big rig swerved to avoid hitting the Toyota head-on. However, the two vehicles still collided. The big rig ended dup down an embankment.
The driver of the Toyota and a female passenger had to be removed by emergency crews. The 83-year-old man suffered major injuries and was taken to a local hospital. The woman died at the accident scene.
The driver of the big rig was not injured. Wilton Road was shut down in both directions for several hours.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.
We understand what you are going through. The personal injury lawyers at Nadrich & Cohen have extensive experience in representing family members who have lost a loved one in an accident. We know how to get all of the compensation that you deserve. Our team of investigators, lawyers and paralegals can help guide you through the process of making a claim and recovering from your unfortunate loss. Call 1-800-718-4658 today to speak with a wrongful death attorney at our law firm.