42-Year-Old Passenger Killed in Hacienda Avenue Vehicle Crash
Paradise, NV (July 19, 2023) – On Tuesday morning, 39-year-old Kellie Hart was booked in a fatal DUI collision on Valley View Boulevard .
The fatal Nevada collision happened at about 5:45 a.m. in the area of Hacienda Avenue.
Investigators said Hart was driving a 2018 Nissan Titan that ran a red light at the intersection . The Nissan struck a 1995 Ford F-150, killing the 42-year-old passenger inside.
Kellie Hart and her passenger were transported to University Medical Center near Paradise after suffering substantial injuries.
Moreover, the authorities booked Hart on suspicion of DUI-related charges.
Hart is due in court Wednesday according to records show.
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the person who died in the collision on Valley View Boulevard. May you find peace and strength in this time of grief.
What To Do Following a Fatal Collision?
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.
An Attorney Could Help
Reach out to our wrongful death lawyers if a loved one died in an incident similar to the collision on Valley View Boulevard. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.