Man Dies in Car-Pedestrian Crash on East 5th street
Reno, NV (October 7, 2022) On Friday morning, a pedestrian accident in the area of East 5th Street and Elko Street claimed the life of a homeles sman.
The Reno Police Department say that the fatal car-pedestrian crash happened at around 8 a.m.
Reports say that the collision involved a commercial vehicle backing up in the travel lane when it hit the man.
Moreover, authorities say that the man is considered homeless, officials are yet to identify him. Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene.
Furthermore, authorities are investigating the Elko Street pedestrian accident and have not provided additional information at this time.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the family and friends of the man who died in the pedestrian accident on Elko Street. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
A Wrongful Death Claim Will Help
Following the Elko Street traffic collision, it is vital to make sure that the bereaved are legally covered so they can grieve in peace.
That is why hiring a legal expert who can help the bereaved with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make during this time.
Moreover, know that each state has its own laws covering who can file the claim on behalf of the deceased.
Furthermore, these people are related to the person who 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 loved one of the man who died in the pedestrian accident on Elko Street, 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.
With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover.
Our legal experts are here to guide you through every step of your legal claim.