Portland, OR – Two Teens, Ages 15 & 17, Killed In Crash on SE Wildcat Mountain DrOregon Legal News
Portland, OR (July 23, 2022) – Two teens were left fatally wounded following a motor vehicle accident on Wednesday morning in Clackamas County. At around 4 a.m., on July 20, the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office responded to the site of a crash that occurred on Southeast Wildcat Mountain Drive.
Reports from CCSO show that a truck was traveling on Southeast Wildcat Mountain Drive when it became involved in a crash. The vehicle struck a tree, causing severe damage to the pickup truck.
Two teenagers who are involved in the accident, ages 15 and 17, suffered fatal injuries. Both victims were pronounced deceased at the scene by the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office.
Investigations are underway at this time by the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office.
We offer our warmest condolences to the families of the two teens who lost their lives in this motor vehicle accident.
Fatal Car Accidents in Oregon
Traffic crashes in Oregon take the lives of hundreds of people every year. Many innocent people end up suffering fatal injuries as a result of driver negligence. We see countless people die as a result of speeding and impairment. Other leading causes of fatal accidents include distractions and unsafe roadways.
Suffering through the heartache of losing a loved one can be incredibly challenging. In some instances, the loss can feel almost unbearable. Families are often forced to deal with mental, emotional, and financial challenges after enduring the loss of a loved one. Have you lost a loved one due to a preventable accident? You should reach out to our wrongful death lawyers in Portland right away.
At Kivel & Howard, our Portland personal injury lawyers can help you file a wrongful death claim against the person responsible for your loved one’s death.
Our team can help you pursue legal action against the person at fault so you can get the money necessary to cover the damages that your family faces moving forward.
Our team will help you get the money necessary to cover funeral arrangements, pain and suffering, and various other costs and losses resulting from the fatal accident. Our lawyers will take the legal work off of your shoulders so you can move forward and focus on your family without worry. We will fight to get you justice and help your family alleviate the stress associated with the financial burdens resulting from your loved one’s death.
You can reach out to our Oregon personal injury law firm by calling (503) 796-0909 and (503) 802-4800 to schedule a consultation with our team to get started. Our Portland car accident lawyers can help you get justice by pursuing a wrongful death action against the person at fault. Call now to get started.
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Disclaimer: These posts are written with the intent to provide Oregonians with overall driving and safety information in an effort to reduce the number of serious accidents that take place on our roads and highways. These posts are not intended to provide medical or legal advice of any kind. The photograph used in this story is not representative of the actual accident scene.