Collision in Front of Cardenas Market Injures Several People
Pomona, CA (October 15, 2022) – On Friday evening, 52-year-old Gilberto Cazares lost his life following a hit-and-run crash on Holt Avenue.
The traffic collision took place at about 7:30 p.m. in the 1600 block area in front of Cardenas Market.
The crash happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 1600 block of Holt Avenue in front of Cardenas Market.
Witnesses say a black sedan driven by a female driver was eastbound on Holt Avenue when it suddenly swerved into westbound lanes. Afterward, the vehicle jumped the curb and crashed into the crowded taco stand.
Unfortunately, Gilberto Cazares died at the crash scene.
“Initially, the driver ran away from the scene and our officers began searching for her,” says Pomona Police Department. “Approximately an hour and 15 minutes later the suspect turned herself in.”
Twelve people sustained injuries in the collision including three who suffered critical injuries.
Meanwhile, officers are investigating the cause of the collision in front of Cardenas Market.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the families and friends of Gilberto Cazares. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Who To Call When a Loved One Dies in Traffic Accident?
We at Sweet Lawyers understand that losing a loved one in a traffic incident like the collision in front of Cardenas Market is devastating.
More so, if it is to deal with the legalities of a wrongful death case. You need the help of legal experts to fight for you and to get the justice your loved one deserves.
The benefit of getting yourself a wrongful death attorney is that they will help you get compensation for the economic and non-economic damages incurred due to the death.
However, know that with a wrongful death case, there is a time limit on which the bereaved can take legal action. These restrictions are called the statute of limitations. It will only allow you to file a wrongful death lawsuit within a certain time. When these expire, the legal claim is no longer valid. Thus, the loved ones can no longer file a lawsuit.
Thus, it is crucial to know and understand these time limitations, as they vary from state to state and case to case.
So, to the bereaved of Gilberto Cazares, talk to us here at Sweet Lawyers. Our legal experts will guide you on how to go about a possible wrongful death claim.
In fact, when you hire us, our attorneys will exhaust their best to ensure you get the maximum settlement. They will speak to witnesses and analyze evidence.