Salvador Cortez Fatally Struck by Semi-Truck in Accident on Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo, CA (June 25, 2021) – On Friday, bicyclist Salvador Cortez, 61, died in a big rig crash on Suburban Road.
The fatal SLO crash took place at around 7:20 a.m. near the Higuera Street intersection.
Apparently, after the accident, the bicycle could be seen on the ground under the front of the semi-truck.
Unfortunately, Mr. Cortez, of San Luis Obispo, died on the accident scene.
The authorities are investigating the fatal accident.
Sweet Lawyers would like to express our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. May you have courage during this difficult time.
What Can We Do After Deadly Crash
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals. This is quite common in accidents that result in fatality.
Thus, it is crucial that the loved ones of the deceased become aware that they may file a wrongful death suit
A wrongful death claim is a claim brought against a defendant who has caused someone’s death, either through negligence or as a result of some intentional action.
Depending on the type of situation, settlements can be anywhere from several hundred thousand dollars to tens of millions of dollars.
So, reach out to Sweet Lawyers now and talk to our legal experts. Our wrongful death lawyers will exhaust every avenue to ensure you get the maximum settlement. They will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain important data that will help your case.
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