South Mission Road Crash Kills One, Another Arrested
Fallbrook, CA (December 24, 2021)– On Thursday, a 19-year-old Fallbrook resident died in a vehicle crash on South Mission Road.
Officers said two drivers were southbound side-by-side north of Stage Coach Lane.
Suddenly, the 19-year-old man driving in the fast lane veered left and his Subaru BRZ coupe crashed with trees.
He died before he could be taken to a hospital.
Moreover, the other vehicle, a Subaru Outback in the No. 2 lane driven by an 18-year-old Vista man collided with debris from the accident. The authorities arrested him on suspicion of reckless driving.
Meanwhile, the authorities are still investigating this fatal collision. Officers do not believe alcohol or drugs were factors in the crash.
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the deceased. May the bereaved find peace and strength in this time of grief
Our Expert Litigators Can Help
Dealing with a loved one’s sudden and tragic death is indeed painful. It is certain that it would take a lot of time to recover from this loss.
However, the worst part to consider is when the death was a result of other people’s negligence.
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.
These people can differ from state to state.
Reach out to our wrongful death lawyers and we will 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 that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.