Cardiff, CA – UPDATE: Felicitas Navarro Killed in I-5 Crash

Cardiff, CA – UPDATE: Felicitas Navarro Killed in I-5 Crash

Cardiff, CA (March 20, 2020) – A crash that took place early Saturday morning, March 14th, in Cardiff claimed the life of a Los Angeles woman. The accident occurred on I-5 near Manchester Avenue at around 2:30 a.m. Felicitas Navarro, 57, was killed in the collision. 

Six others reportedly suffered major injuries following the collision. Navarro was a passenger in a vehicle that had crashed into the median on the roadway, and another vehicle stopped to help. While both vehicles were on the side of the highway, a speeding Chevy Tahoe crashed into both cars. 

Navarro was found unresponsive at the scene and later pronounced dead. Multiple occupants of the three vehicles were injured, and the driver of the Tahoe was arrested following the collision. Local authorities are currently investigating the crash. 

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Felicitas Navarro at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

High-Speed Collisions in California

Cardiff, CA - UPDATE: Felicitas Navarro Killed in I-5 CrashCrashes involving speeding drivers are some of the most devastating. Each year, nearly a quarter of deadly crashes are high-speed collisions. In California alone, 925 people lost their lives in high-speed accidents in 2017. 

The impact of a crash involving a speeding driver is guaranteed to magnify resulting injuries. In many cases, those involved are killed. Surviving family members may be able to recover lost compensation with the help fo a qualified California Wrongful death attorney

Losing a loved one is never easy, and the Coastal Legal Center is here to help. It’s our goal to ensure that reckless drivers are held responsible for their role in a tragic crash. Contact us today at (619) 231- 0724 to see how we can help. 

Notes: Outside news sources were used to create this post. Subsequently, the details of the accident have not been independently verified by our own staff. If you find any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us and we will correct the information or remove the post. 

Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, Coastal Legal Center strives to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in San Diego. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.