One Person Dies in Willits Accident on Highway 101

Willits Accident
One Dies in Willits Accident on Highway 101

Willits, California – One person was killed in a traffic collision on Highway 101 near Willits early Saturday morning, the authorities said.

The wreck happened at the Willits Grade portion of the highway at about 4:04 a.m.

A sedan and a truck reportedly crashed on the southbound side of the highway.

A man was pronounced deceased at the scene.

One southbound lane was shut down as crews worked to clear the scene.

The cause of the deadly crash is under investigation.

Head-on collisions are common types of car accidents in California that happen when two vehicles heading in opposite directions collide with their front ends. Common causes of head-on collisions include impaired driving, wrong-way driving, distracted driving, speeding, poor road conditions, fatigued driving, among others. 

Determining fault in a head-on collision involves a careful examination of the facts and circumstances of the accident. Investigators gather evidence from the accident scene, eyewitnesses, and other relevant sources and use it to determine where liability falls. The liable party or parties may be held responsible for the damages resulting from the head-on collision. This can include compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, property damage, and other losses associated with the accident.

If you or your family member was involved in a head-on collision, Click to call : 866-803-6502 and  speak with an experienced car accident attorney.