Alejandro Flores-Bañuelos Fatally Struck in Salton City Crash on Highway 86
Salton City, CA (March 17, 2021) – On Monday, U.S. Border Patrol agent Alejandro Flores-Bañuelos died after being hit by a car on Highway 86.
Moreover, the agency said the accident, which happened in the California desert area, could’ve been due to “a period of limited visibility.”
Evidently, a passing vehicle struck Mr. Flores-Bañuelos while he was on the job.
Subsequently, an Imperial County sheriff’s deputy arrived to the scene and aided the victim.
Then, an ambulance took him to an area hospital.
Even so, Flores-Bañuelos was pronounced dead due to the extent of an injuries.
Furthermore, Flores-Bañuelos worked at the Indio station in the Border Patrol’s El Centro sector.
Ultimately, he leaves behind a wife and three children.
California Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.
Sweet Lawyers extends our deep condolences to the families and friends of Alejandro Flores-Bañuelos. Our hearts are with you through these difficult times.
The Aftermath of a Fatal Highway 86 Crash
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of your family and children to be aware of what to do next.
Therefore, the family of the victim should know they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. This can be the most beneficial step towards recovery.
Filing a claim, at the very least, will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
Additionally, having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your families with the space to heal.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Indeed, insurance companies only protect their interests, which is why we protect those of our clients. Our firm works tirelessly to ensure that the people we work for are granted the highest restitution possible,” says Mark Sweet, attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Ultimately, call Sweet Lawyers if you have lost a family member in a similar accident. We house wrongful death attorneys who are skilled in handling delicate cases. Moreover, with 44 years of experience in the field, we know how to tackle your case from all angles. Allow our team to fight for the justice and maximum compensation you and your family deserve. Additionally, you can callus today at (800) 674 7854 for a free case evaluation.