Anaheim Man Cruz Carrasco Dies, Riverside Man Injured in Riverside Crash
Riverside, CA (July 12, 2021) – On Monday, 52-year-old Cruz Carrasco of Anaheim died in a head-on crash on Tyler Street.
The fatal two-vehicle crash happened minutes after 1 a.m. in the 4400 block area.
Riverside police Sgt. Ryan Taack said a 28-year-old Riverside man on a 2008 Lexus sedan was northbound on Tyler Street at an unknown speed. Suddenly, the man lost control of the vehicle.
During that time, Carrasco was southbound on Tyler Street driving a 2011 Nissan Sentra. He had no time to drift as the Lexus jumped the center median and struck his vehicle head-on.
Riverside Fire Department paramedics pronounced Carrasco dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, the unidentified Lexus driver sustained major injuries. Rescuers took him to Riverside Community Hospital for treatment.
Sweet Lawyers would like to express our condolences to the loved ones of Cruz Carrasco. Our thoughts are with you in this time of sorrow.
What’s Next After a Fatal Crash?
Indeed, a person’s negligence can lead to devastating results for other people. Sadly, this is quite common in accidents that lead to fatalities.
The loved ones of the deceased must be aware that they may be entitled to significant compensation via a wrongful death claim.
Depending on the type of situation, settlements can be anywhere from several hundred thousand dollars to tens of millions of dollars. Ultimately, it lifts the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
That is why we recommend for you to hire a wrongful death attorney who can help you attain compensation on medical bills, loss of earnings, future medicals, pain and suffering, loss of consortium, and more.
Hire a lawyer that would work to prove what you are owed in the wake of a family member’s death.
Speak with our legal experts to know more about how a wrongful death claim could help you.