Officers Arrest Jeffrey Neal in Hawthorne Fatal Crash
Mineral County, CA (June 18, 2022) – On June 6, Dale Galantuomini, 66, of Yerington, died while officers arrested Jeffrey Neal, 37, of MO, in a DUI crash on Highway 95.
The fatal incident took place at about 2:40 a.m. in Hawthorne.
According to the investigators, Neal was driving a northbound gray 2009 Ford Taurus north on the freeway. However, he failed to stay in his lane as he drove around a curve.
Neal’s vehicle crossed into the southbound lanes and struck the front of a white 2004 Honda Civic driven Galantuomini.
Sadly, Dale Galantuomini lost his life at the scene.
Reports say Neal was not wearing a seatbelt when the accident happened. The paramedics airlifted him via Care Flight to a hospital for treatment.
Then on Friday, June 10, the authorities arrested Jeffrey Neal and booked him into the Mineral County Jail for DUI causing death, driving on the right side of the road required, and other unrelated charges.
Meanwhile, please send an email to email@example.com and reference case #220600358 for further details about this fatal crash.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our sympathies to the loved ones of Dale Galantuomini. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
What Is a Wrongful Death Claim?
Following a Hawthorne fatal crash, it is important to make sure you are legally covered so you can grieve in peace.
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 during this time.
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
So, to the bereaved of Dale Galantuomini, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.