• May 03, 2017

Florian Sowinski Killed in Los Alamos, CA, Wrong-way Accident

Los Alamos, CA -- May 2, 2017, Florian Sowinski suffered fatal injuries due to an accident in which he crashed head-on with a truck along Highway 101.

Investigators from the California State Highway Patrol were called out to investigate the accident, which they say happened around 9:00 p.m. near Palmer Road.

Police released details indicating that 79-year-old Sowinski was driving a Dodge Grand Caravan somehow entered the southbound lanes of Highway 101 traveling in the wrong direction. As he did so, he crossed paths with an oncoming 18-wheeler. This resulted in a head-on collision. A second 18-wheeler crashed into debris resulting from the initial crash.

Authorities reported that Sowinski was killed in the collision and pronounced dead at the scene. The drivers of the two 18-wheelers were not injured in the accident.

At this time, factors contributing to the accident are still unclear. Investigations are ongoing.

Map of the Area


*We appreciate your feedback and welcome anyone to comment on our blog entries, however all visitor blog comments must be approved by the site moderator prior to showing live on the site. By submitting a blog comment you acknowledge that your post may appear live on the site for any visitors to see, pending moderator approval. The operators of this site are not responsible for the accuracy or content of the comments made by site visitors. By submitting a comment, blog post, or email to this site you acknowledge that you may receive a response with regard to your questions or concerns. If you contact Grossman Law Offices using this online form, your message will not create an attorney-client relationship and will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential! You should not send sensitive or confidential information via the Internet. Since the Internet is not necessarily a secure environment, it is not possible to ensure that your message sent via the Internet might be kept secure and confidential. When you fill out a contact or comment form, send us an email directly, initiate a chat session or call us, you acknowledge we may use your contact information to communicate with you in the future for marketing purposes, but such marketing will always be done in an ethical way.