- May 15, 2022
- Barnes Admin
San Martin, CA – 69-year-old Lorenzo Castillo was killed, and two others were injured on Sunday, May 15, 2022. The crash occurred at the intersection of Center Avenue and East Middle Avenue around 12:50 p.m.
According to police, a man driving a 2018 Chevy Malibu ran a stop sign and struck the left side of a 2001 Ford F-150, ejecting Castillo and two other passengers. Castillo was pronounced dead at the scene. The other two passengers of the F-150, as well as two occupants of the Malibu were hospitalized. The cause of crash is under investigation.
Unfortunately, there are over six million car accidents that occur across the United States each year. In this accident, those injured should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:
- Driver accident history
- Police accident report
- Any testing of driver for drugs and alcohol
- Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol
- Phone and texting records of the driver
- All eyewitness accounts of the accident
- Accident history at this intersection
- Inspection of roadway conditions
- Any video evidence of the crash
When another person’s negligence causes a car accident, the victims may be left with extensive injuries including:
- Head injuries
- Back and spine injuries
- Rib injuries
- Neck and shoulder injuries
- And many more…
Car Accident Attorneys
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 and have found some common causes of car accidents include:
- Texting and driving
- Distracted driving
- Aggressive driving
- Inexperienced driving
- Alcohol or drug involvement
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.
Location of Crash – Center Avenue and East Middle Avenue