Fatal Rollover Crash on Highway 274 Under Investigation

Police are investigating a fatal one-vehicle rollover crash that occurred Sunday morning in Lucerne Valley. The accident happened on Highway 247 east of Lafon Road around 6:40 a.m. The driver, 56-year-old David Hoffman of Landers, died in the crash.

According to the initial investigation, Hoffman was driving a Dodge vehicle east on Highway 247 when, for unknown reasons, he drifted into the westbound lane. The vehicle then left the roadway and abruptly turned back onto it. Hoffman lost control and struck a steel guard pipe off the dirt shoulder. The vehicle then flipped over several times.

Driver Dies at Scene of Fatal Rollover Crash

Police say Hoffman was not ejected from the vehicle in the crash. However, he sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is investigating the fatal rollover crash.

“Our condolences go out to the victim’s family as they grieve the loss of their loved one,” said Attorney Walter Clark, founder of Walter Clark Legal Group.

Our firm has been handling personal injury cases throughout the California Low Desert and High Desert communities for over 30 years. With a 95% success rate, the California personal injury attorneys at Walter Clark Legal Group will fight to hold those responsible for your loss accountable and win compensation to cover medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you have been injured in an auto accident and want to discuss your legal options, contact us today for a free consultation with an experienced personal injury lawyer. We have offices in Indio, Rancho Mirage, Victorville, and Yucca Valley and represent clients through the entire California Low Desert and High Desert communities.

DISCLAIMER: The Walter Clark Legal Group blog is intended for general information purposes only and is not intended as legal or medical advice. References to laws are based on general legal practices and vary by location. Information reported comes from secondary news sources. We do handle these types of cases, but whether or not the individuals and/or loved ones involved in these accidents choose to be represented by a law firm is a personal choice we respect. Should you find any of the information incorrect, we welcome you to contact us with corrections.

Recent Posts
Popular Tags

Walter Clark Legal Group

Walter Clark Legal Group