On Tuesday, October 27th, Santa Clara County Coroner’s office managed to identify a man who was involved in a solo vehicle crash on Friday, October 23rd. He was found to be a Felton resident named Christopher Chambers, age 58. He was found dead at the scene following a crash where his vehicle veered off-road into a 150-feet drop, plunging into a nearby cliff in Lexington Hills. Chambers was driving on Highway 17 near Hebard Road when he lost control of his vehicle at around 8:00 a.m. Authorities are still investigating what may have caused the accident to happen.
What Can You Do if Your Loved One Dies In A Single-Vehicle Crash?
In 2018, California had the highest number of fatal single-vehicle crashes compared to other states. With such a high rate of death, there is nothing more devastating to find your loved one a part of that percentage. What can you do to honor their memory? Well, above everything, be sure to claim the rights that they are owed. This includes ensuring that your auto insurance pays for any death benefits coverage that your loved one is entitled to. To know more about what you need to prepare to pursue a death benefits claim on behalf of the deceased, call us at (800) 310-1606 to get a free consultation today.