Roman Seabock Arrested in Richmond Crash
Richmond, CA (April 16, 2022) – On Wednesday, officers arrested Roman Seabock, 20, of San Anselmo, in a hit-and-run crash on Hoffman Boulevard killing Raul Morales Lopez Jr, 33.
It was about 10 p.m. when the fatal collision happened near Cutting Boulevard.
Officers say Lopez was walking his bicycle on the sidewalk when a 1997 Dodge van driven by Seabock drove onto the sidewalk and ran over Lopez.
Responding paramedics declared Lopez dead at the scene.
Moreover, the Richmond Police investigated the collision and gathered evidence and video footage from security cameras and witnesses.
Finally, the authorities arrested Seabock on April 13.
They booked him into Martinez Detention Facility on $2 million bail. His schedule to appear in court for his arraignment is on Friday afternoon.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our sympathies to the loved ones of Raul Morales Lopez Jr. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
We Can Help You Recover
Dealing with a loved one’s sudden and tragic death is indeed painful. It is certain that it would take a lot of time to recover from this loss.
However, the worst part to consider is when the death was a result of other people’s negligence.
That is why hiring a legal expert who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make during this time.
Moreover, it is helpful to know that each state has its own laws covering who can file a wrongful death suit on behalf of the deceased.
These people are those who are related to or depend financially on the person that died. The law usually allows the following people to file a wrongful death case:
- Surviving spouses;
- Domestic partners (registered domestic partnership);
- Children of the deceased;
- Financial dependents, parents, minors under the care of the deceased;
- Personal representatives.
- These people can differ from state to state.
Reach out to our wrongful death lawyers if a loved one died in an incident similar to the hit-and-run crash on Hoffman Boulevard. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.
With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.