21-Year-Old Fresno Woman Dies in Highway 99 Pedestrian Crash
Fresno, CA (September 7, 2022) On Wednesday, 21-year-old Angelica Beltran of Fresno died after a big rig-pedestrian accident on Highway 99.
The CHP says that the fatal semi-truck crash happened near the Olive Avenue off-ramp.
Reports say that a big rig fatally struck Beltan, who was in the middle lane of the highway. Apparently, the truck driver was not able to notice Beltran and eventually ran the victim over.
Officials pronounced Beltran dead at the scene.
Furthermore, authorities are investigating the incident and have not released further information about the crash.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the family of Angelica Beltran. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
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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.
Additionally, 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 in an accident like the pedestrian crash on Highway 99.
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.
Meanwhile, to the family of Angelica Beltran, you may reach out to our wrongful death lawyers. Let us help you with your case on behalf of your departed loved one.
Furthermore, with 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle a wrongful death lawsuit in a fatal crash and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.