20-year-old Bicyclist Dies in Hyde Park Hit-and-Run Collision
Lon Angeles, CA (October 17, 2022) On Sunday afternoon, a fatal hit-and-run crash on 54th Street claimed the life of a dirt-bike rider.
LAPD say that the deadly hit-and-run collision happened at around 3 p.m. in Hyde Park.
Reports say that a a dark-colored sedan made an unsafe turn that made the bicyclist hit the back of the sedan.
The impact of the collision ejected the dirt-bike rider off the bicycle and landed on the pavement. Paramedics transported the cyclist to a hospital, where the man succumbed to his injuries and died.
Furthermore, officials say that the cyclist is a 20-year-old Los Angeles resident.
Meanwhile, the sedan fled the scene and was last seen heading west on 54th Street.
Additionally, authorities are actively seeking the suspect driver and their vehicle. Police are investigating the hit-and-run crash on 54th Street, and have not provided updates regarding the incident.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the bereaved family of the man who died in the Hyde Park hit-and-run collision. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
A Wrongful Death Claim Will Help
Following this fatal collision, it is vital to make sure that the bereaved are legally covered so they can grieve in peace.
That is why hiring a legal expert who can help the bereaved with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make during this time.
Moreover, know that each state has its own laws covering who can file the claim on behalf of the deceased.
Furthermore, these people are related to or financially dependent on the person who died in the hit-and-run crash on 54th Street. 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
So, to those who lost a loved one in a hit-and-run collision, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.
Additionally, with 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover.
Our legal experts are here to guide you through every step of your legal claim.