Christopher Jones Dead in Desert Hot Springs Accident on Two Bunch Palms Trail
DESERT HOT SPRINGS, CA (July 9, 2020) – Early Wednesday morning, 43-year-old Christopher Jones died in a bicycle accident on Two Bunch Palms Trail.
The incident occurred at 5:40 a.m. on Two Bunch Palms Trail and Cholla Drive, the Riverside County Fire Department said.
Due to the crash, the authorities shut down Two Bunch Palms Trail between Cholla Drive and Little Morongo Road during the investigation.
Meanwhile, the evidence revealed that the involved driver traveled west on Two Bunch Palms Trail. He drove a maroon 2006-2009 Lexus IS250.
At the same time, the bicycle rider, a Palm Springs resident, also traveled on Two Bunch Palms trail in the middle of the road in an unknown direction.
For reasons still unidentified, the Lexus hit the Mr. Jones, and escaped the crash scene.
Afterward, the Desert Hot Springs Police Department Major Accident Investigation Team came to the scene. They are currently handling the crash investigation.
Moreover, they are also encouraging anyone with information to call Officer James at (760) 329-6411 extension 351.
To the family and friends of Christopher Jones, our hearts go out to you in your time of sorrow. May you be comforted and find peace during this time.
Filing a Wrongful Death Claim after a Bicycle Accident
In the fatal bicycle accident on Two Bunch Palms Trail, the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law.
Those closest to the victim may have the right to seek compensation for their loss; some common examples where this could be used is in funeral expenses, medical bills, and what is called “loss of consortium.”
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family with the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
If a loved one died in an auto accident due to a reckless driver, do not hesitate to file a claim. To begin your wrongful death claim, call Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852. Our goal is to remain on your side throughout your legal battle and grant you and your family the settlement you deserve. Moreover, we single ourselves out from other personal injury law firms by providing personalized guidance and aggressive representation. Also, because we respect our clients, we require no silly “retainer,” or holding fees. If you’re interested in seeking trusted legal support to cover the financial hardships accrued the loss of a loved one, call us.