Vehicle Driver Hospitalized in Fatal Accident on Broadway
Escondido, CA (August 11, 2022) – On Thursday, a 73-year-old male bicyclist died in a rear-end accident on Broadway.
The fatal accident occurred at about 10:25 a.m. on the freeway southbound lanes approaching El Norte Parkway.
According to the officers, both the bicyclist and the driver were southbound when suddenly, the 69-year-old female driver rear-ended the bicyclist.
Sadly, the bicyclist was knocked onto the sidewalk and died at the scene. The authorities withheld his identity pending notification of kin.
Moreover, the rescuers took the driver to a hospital for non-fatal medical treatment. The authorities did not say if she sustained injuries or suffered some type of health ailment due to the collision.
In the meantime, please reach out to Officer Pete McCollough, the primary investigator, at (760) 839-4930 for more details about the fatal accident on Broadway.
Sweet Lawyers extends our sympathies to the loved ones of the deceased in the rear-end accident on Broadway. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
What Is a Wrongful Death Claim?
Moreover, following a fatal accident on Broadway, it is important to make sure you are legally covered so you can grieve in peace.
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
So, to the bereaved of the person who died in the rear-end accident on Broadway, 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.