Fatal Traffic Accident on Santa Rosa Highway
Santa Rosa, CA (April 03, 2022) On Sunday, a fatality was reported on the U.S. Highway 101 Multi-Vehicle Collision
According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the deadly accident was reported at around 1:59 a.m. on the northbound US highway 101.
Furthermore, reports say that one occupant of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:12 a.m.
Moreover, the CHP conducted an investigation and closed the road until 3:52 a.m.
No additional details are available at the moment.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our sympathies to the bereaved family. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
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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 if a loved one died in an incident similar to the Highway 101 multi-vehicle collision. 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 that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.