Savannah Hernandez has been identified by authorities as the deceased in an alleged DUI crash that occurred on October 6 in Sunnyvale. Ms. Hernandez, a 21-year-old resident of Riverbank, was a passenger in a Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck being driven by a 17-year-old girl from San Jose shortly after 5:00 a.m on SR-237. The car collided with a tree and overturned after the allegedly drunk teenager drove it off the road. Ms. Hernandez died at the scene and the teen driver was arrested.
We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the deceased during this difficult time.
When individuals are harmed or killed in traffic accidents and another party is at fault, full compensation is not always granted, despite the circumstances. Skilled legal representation from a truck accident attorney is typically a must in these situations. Legal Defenders at the Law Offices of Burg and Brock has helped countless families and individuals obtain the compensation they need to deal with expenses and move on with their lives. To learn more, call us today at (818) 405-9091.