Person Fatally Struck Twice Near West Texas Street
Fairfield, CA (August 04, 2022) – On Thursday, a person sustained fatal injuries in a pedestrian accident on Interstate 80.
The fatal collision took place at around 1:50 a.m. near W Texas Street.
According to the authorities, the victim was struck on the eastbound freeway and was tossed into a westbound lane.
Sadly, the pedestrian did not survive the accident.
Both of the drivers involved remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
In the meantime, the fatal incident remains under investigation. Officers say drugs or alcohol was not a factor in the crash.
Sweet Lawyers express our sympathies to the family of the victim in the accident on Interstate 80. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
We Can Help You Recover
To the bereaved of the person who was struck twice near West Texas Street, it is important to make sure you are legally covered. This ensures that you can grieve in peace.
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, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers if a loved one died in an incident similar to the accident on Interstate 80. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.