Huntington Beach – Crawford Grant Reeves, 77, was killed today while he was sitting in his car with his 13 year old grandson.
The accident happened around 2 am on Springdale Street just south of McCarthy Drive in Huntington Beach in Orange County. According to the Huntington Beach Police Department, Reeves was parked on Springdale sitting in his Chevrolet Impala with his grandson when the car was suddenly struck by a 2011 Dodge Ram tow truck. The tow truck driver was unharmed. It is not clear why the tow truck struck Mr. Reeves’ vehicle and whether the tow truck company has insurance.
Reeves was taken to UCI Medical Center in Irvine where he succumbed to his injuries at 2:45 a.m.
In this case, the tow truck company and the tow truck driver, and their insurance company, is liable for the wrongful death of Crawford Reeves.