Officers Investigate Fatal Bicycle Crash on I-44
Wichita Falls, TX (September 1, 2023) – On August 27, 31-year-old Dillon Young sustained fatal injuries following an Interstate 44 collision.
According to the authorities, Young was riding a bike with no lights northbound on the freeway, near the 3rd St. exit in dark clothing.
A truck came up from behind the victim and rear-ended the victim. The driver involved told the officers he couldn’t see Young on the road.
Sadly, Young succumbed to his injuries at the scene. The driver involved told the officers he couldn’t see Young on the road.
Young’s body was sent for an autopsy to identify if he was impaired by drugs or alcohol when the accident happened.
Similarly, the semi-truck driver also consented to a blood draw to determine impairment.
Officers are investigating.
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our condolences to the loved ones of Dillon Young. May the bereaved find peace during this difficult time.
Dillon Young Killed in Bicycle Accident
We at Sweet Lawyers understand that losing a loved one is devastating.
The pain gets worse if you still have to deal with the legalities of a wrongful death case. When this happens, you need the help of legal experts to fight for you and to get the justice your loved one deserves.
The benefit of getting yourself a wrongful death attorney is that they will help you get compensation for the economic and non-economic damages incurred because of the untimely death.
However, it is better to understand that in a wrongful death case, there is a time limit for the bereaved to take legal action. These restrictions are called the statute of limitations. It will only allow you to file a wrongful death lawsuit within a certain time. When these expire, the legal claim is no longer valid. Thus, the loved ones can no longer file a lawsuit.
Also, it is important to know that these time limitations vary from state to state and case to case.
What Should the Bereaved Do?
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