Tacoma, WA (August 21, 2021) - An overnight collision in Tacoma resulted in two fatalities on Thursday, August 19.
The deadly crash occurred on Interstate 5 near the ramp for S. Hosmer Street. Multiple vehicles were reportedly involved in the accident. Emergency crews were sighted at the site rendering aid to the injured parties.
At this time, the number of people involved in the accident has not been revealed. Two people involved in the incident suffered fatal injuries. At this time, the identities of the deceased victims have not been revealed. No further updates on the accident have been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being handled by local law enforcement officials. Additional information will be provided as it continues.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Deadly Traffic Accidents in Tacoma WA
Driving a car is one of the most hazardous things we do on a daily basis, and you run the risk of getting hurt in a car accident every time you get behind the wheel. Car accidents affect approximately 6.1 million individuals in the United States each year, with an estimated 3 million injuries. The number of deadly vehicle accidents in Washington is on the rise, according to statewide accident data. In Washington, there were 129,993 car accidents in 2017, with 555 verified fatalities, up from the previous year.
A person's natural instinct after a traumatic incident is to grieve, and bringing a lawsuit is usually the last thing on their mind. Those who have lost a loved one in an unforeseeable catastrophe caused by someone else's irresponsibility may suffer unexpected expenditures and other losses, and the bereavement process can be tough. A Tacoma personal injury lawyer who has handled wrongful death cases may be able to assist you in winning your case.
When a loved one is murdered in a vehicle accident, the legal team at the Dore Law Group goes above and beyond to ensure that our clients receive the recompense they deserve. Our lawyers are dedicated to defending the legal rights of those who have been harmed, and we have a proven track record of success. If a loved one has been killed in a car accident, our lawyers are dedicated to protecting the legal rights of those who have been harmed.
Our Tacoma wrongful death attorneys will file a lawsuit against the person or entity that caused the death, beginning with them or their insurance company. We want to help you and your family get through this terrible time as quickly as possible. Please contact us right away for a free consultation. You'll be able to hold the person who caused the tragedy responsible for their actions with our assistance.
Please call a personal injury lawyer in Tacoma at 253-236-3888 if you or someone you care about has been murdered or badly wounded in a horrific accident.
Note: Our law firm uses secondary sources to create this post. These outside sources include but are not limited to local news media outlets, local police reports, state police bulletins, social media outlets, and eyewitness accounts about serious accidents that take place in Kent, Tacoma, and Seattle. We do not verify all of the facts surrounding each accident, therefore, if you locate any information that is not correct, let us know, and we will correct our post to reflect the most accurate information available.Disclaimer: The Dore Law Group has taken pride in providing high-quality legal representation for our clients. We write these posts to bring awareness to our fellow Washingtonians about the dangers associated with driving. We want to provide basic information about what to do if you happen to be involved in an accident. We want to remind drivers to slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in this post is intended to be legal or medical advice. The picture used in this post was not taken at this accident scene.