Pedestrian Dies in Saticoy Street Hit-and-Run Crash
Reseda, CA (December 11, 2021)– On Friday, a pedestrian died in a Saticoy Street hit-and-run crash, and police arrested Fardeen Khan, 24.
The fatal collision took place at about 3 p.m. at the intersection with Garden Grove Avenue.
Unfortunately, the victim, an 84-year-old male pedestrian, died at the accident scene. The identity of the decedent is being withheld pending family notification.
Meanwhile, the officers located the assailant, whose vehicle was a white Honda sedan. Police indeed arrested Fardeen Khan, 24, for felony Reseda hit and run.
Sweet Lawyers would like to express our sincere condolences to the deceased’s loved ones. May you find strength during this difficult time.
Fatal Pedestrian Collisions
When someone dies or is killed due to another person’s negligence or misconduct, the bereaved can sue the negligent parties for the damages that they caused, apart from tropical legal ramifications.
Some of the instances that could result in a wrongful death are homicide, medical malpractice, transportation accidents, pedestrian collisions just the Saticoy Street hit-and-run crash, and any other instance caused by the wrongdoing of another person.
In filing for a wrongful death case, there is a time limit on when family members can take legal action.
These restrictions are called the statute of limitations. It only allows the bereaved to file a wrongful death lawsuit within a certain amount of time.
Unfortunately, when these expire, the legal claim is no longer valid and the family of the deceased can no longer file a lawsuit.
Thus, it is important to know and understand these time limitations, as they vary from state to state and case to case.
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