Seal Rock, OR – Ashlee Christine Hayden Killed, Three Hurt in Two-Vehicle Wreck on Highway 101 near MM 152Oregon Legal News
Seal Rock, OR (March 18, 2023) – Authorities confirmed that 27-year-old Ashlee Christine Hayden lost her life in a motor vehicle accident that took place on Wednesday afternoon in Seal Rock.
Reports provided by authorities indicate that on March 15, 32-year-old Ashlee Christine Hayden was driving south on Highway 101 in a white Subaru Impreza WR X. For reasons unknown, her vehicle collided with a white Chevrolet box truck head-on near mile marker 152.
Hayden suffered fatal injuries due to the crash. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Chevrolet, 40-year-old Victor Loreza, and his two passengers, 40-year-old Jesus Vargas Gerardo and 38-year-old José Soto Hernandez, were all injured in the crash. The three victims were transported to local hospitals with serious injuries.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
We hope Victor Loreza, José Soto Hernandez, and Jesus Vargas Gerardo recover quickly.
Our condolences are with the family of Ashlee Christine Hayden at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Oregon
Fatal automobile accidents in Oregon take the lives of hundreds of people annually. The majority of accidents that are reported on our state’s roadways are entirely preventable. We see innocent people lose their lives every day because of speeding motorists, impaired drivers, and drivers who run red lights continue to be some of the most common causes of accidents here in Oregon.
Losing a loved one in a fatal accident can be overwhelming. Not only do families face emotional and mental consequences, but they often face significant financial impacts also. In many cases, families are forced to spend thousands of dollars on funeral arrangements and burial expenses. Many families lose a source of income that they have depended upon. In other instances, families may lose services for their household, experience the loss of companionship, and other overwhelming losses. In order to help deal with some of the impacts that a fatal crash can bring, it is crucial that families seek the help of Seal Rock wrongful death lawyers as soon as possible. After losing a loved one, your family may be able to take legal action to ensure that the person who took the life of your loved one is held accountable.
At Kivel & Howard, our dedicated car accident attorneys understand that families who lose loved ones in motor vehicle accidents need compassionate representation. We strive to provide excellence in service and individualized attention to each of our clients as we fight on their behalf for the justice they deserve and help them get fully and fairly compensated for any damages they have sustained. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal crash, contact our Oregon personal injury law firm at (503) 796-0909 or (503) 802-4800 to schedule your free case evaluation today. We can discuss the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident with you so that together, we may determine what options are best for you moving forward after this devastating experience.