By: The Barnes Firm - May 25, 2023
Castroville, CA – A tragic wrong-way collision occurred on California’s Highway 1, near Castroville, close to Highway 183, On Tuesday, May 23, 2023. According to the California Highway Patrol, a GMC Sierra was heading northbound on Highway 1 at around 12:40 p.m. when it suddenly veered across the double yellow lines into the southbound lanes and collided with a Mazda that was traveling southbound.
The driver of the GMC, a 69-year-old Santa Cruz resident named David Randall Hart, sustained major injuries. Meanwhile, the driver and one of the passengers in the Mazda were killed, and the other passenger was taken to the hospital with significant injuries. The authorities are still investigating the reasons behind the GMC driver’s decision to cross into the wrong-way lanes.
On average, there are over 200,000 car accidents that result in injury each year in California. In this horrible accident, those injured, and their families should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:
As one of America’s largest injury law firms, The Barnes Firm has helped many clients injured in car accidents get the best result possible. While handling various accident cases, our attorneys have gained experience that has helped them identify some of the most common causes of car accidents:
If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact an experienced car accident attorney at The Barnes Firm today. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.
Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.
We are always available to discuss your case. Give us a call at (800) 800-0000.
Fill out our form and we will contact you shortly to discuss your case
Our attorneys will come to your home, office or hospital at your convenience.
We are available anytime, including after hours and