Fremont Man James Venenciano Dies in Alameda County Semi-Truck Crash
Alameda County, CA (July 09, 2021)– On Thursday, 70-year-old James Venenciano of Fremont died in a suspected DUI crash on Aladdin Avenue.
The accident happened at 12:07 a.m. on Interstate 880.
Officers said Venenciano was driving an Acura MDX south of the Aladdin Avenue when for unknown reasons his vehicle crashed with a big rig driving in the lane closest to the shoulder.
The Acura went across the traffic lanes where it then crashed with the concrete center median and stopped in the lane closest to the median.
Meanwhile, a Nissan driver in the lane attempted to drift out of the way, but still crashed with the Acura.
Right away, rescuers took Venenciano to a hospital where he died about 5:20 a.m.
Moreover, the authorities arrested the Nissan on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Officers said neither he nor the truck driver were injured.
We at Sweet Lawyers know how difficult it is to lose a loved one in a deadly crash. Our hearts are with the James Venenciano’s family in this time of sorrow.
What’s Next After a Deadly Crash?
Indeed, a person’s negligence can lead to devastating results for other people. This is quite common in accidents that lead to fatalities.
It is likely that the loved ones of the deceased are entitled to significant compensation via a wrongful death claim. It is a claim brought against a defendant who has caused someone’s death, either through negligence or as a result of some intentional action.
Depending on the type of situation, settlements can be anywhere from several hundred thousand dollars to tens of millions of dollars. Ultimately, it lifts the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
Therefore, having a wrongful death attorney can help you attain compensation on medical bills, loss of earnings, future medicals, pain and suffering, loss of consortium, and more.
That is why we strongly recommend for you to hire a lawyer that would serve as your legal representation, working to prove what you are owed in the wake of a family member’s death.
So, call Sweet Lawyers now at (800) 674 7852. Certainly, our team of legal experts will gladly assist you with your legal concerns. Also, we are available any time of the day, 7 days a week.