Kiyang Park Struck and Killed in Tacoma Accident on Interstate 5 and 38th Street
TACOMA, WA (May 11, 2021) – Monday morning, a vehicle crash on Interstate 5 and 38th Street killed Kiyang Park.
According to Washington State Patrol, the incident happened at around 8:40 a.m. Moreover, the incident occurred in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 on the collector-distributor section at South 38th Street.
Afterward, responders pronounced 78-year-old Kiyang Park dead at the scene.
Reports revealed that the female driver of the car that struck the victim was distracted by her cellphone. Meanwhile, the incident happened as the victim changed a tire along the road.
Moreover, authorities took the suspect into custody for investigation of vehicular homicide.
Also, the crash closed two northbound lanes of Interstate 5.
Our law firm would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to those mourning the heartbreaking loss of Kiyang Park.
What Follows an Auto Accident
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals. This is quite common in accidents that result in death. Therefore, the family of the victim must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit.
Indeed, this forces liable parties to become accountable for their actions.
“The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork. Even questions from insurance companies and obtaining police reports can be stressful,” says Mark Sweet, an attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Losing a loved one can be distressing for your family and those involved, to say the least. You may have a chance to obtain justice and the means needed to cover unexpected monetary, physical, and emotional damages. With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can undertake your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our lawyers are here to guide you during this tough time. We will help you acquire the justice and compensation needed to cover any financial hardships. Sweet Lawyers are no stranger to wrongful death cases. For a free case evaluation, call (800) 674 7852.