Injury Reported in Fatal Collision on West American Avenue
San Joaquin, CA (April 25, 2022) On Sunday, a person died and another person was hospitalized after a 2-Vehicle Collision on South Lake Avenue.
The California Highway Patrol (CHP) says 2 vehicles collided on West American Avenue.
Authorities closed American Avenue between Butte and Highway 145 during the investigation.
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 Attorneys Can Help in Fatal Collisions
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 fatal 2-vehicle collision on Lake Avenue.
Let Sweet Lawyers 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.