Victim Injured in Fatal Yuba City Car Accident on Highway 99 near Hutchinson Road ID’d as Olivia Garcia
Yuba City, California (April 19, 2020) – The California Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of a fatal head-on collision that happened on Highway 99, near Hutchinson Road in Yuba City at around 4:40 p.m. Saturday.
50-year-old Olivia Garcia was hospitalized with serious injuries after her Jeep Liberty collided with a Dodge Caravan driven by 24-year-old Adele Vershaw northbound along Highway 99 on April 18.
Officials said Vershaw drifted into the southbound lanes of the roadway at the time of the collision.
Vershaw and her 2-year-old teen passenger died in the accident.
Meanwhile, drugs or alcohol were not suspected as factors in the wreck.
According to Arin Khodaverdian, the Managing Partner and CEO Alpine Law Group, a separate investigation by an experienced attorney is necessary so as clearly uncover the circumstances surrounding the collision. “An attorney will also help the victim to navigate all the legal processes in pursuit of fair compensation and justice.
Car accident claims are rarely straightforward, and, regardless of the circumstances involved, liable insurance companies will often do everything possible to limit their out-of-pocket expenses by either devaluing or outright denying your claim. It is crucial, therefore, that you have an experienced attorney on your side,” said Arin.