60-Year-Old Kristi Waller-Ewing Killed on River Street Big Rig Crash
Santa Cruz, CA (February 12, 2021) – On Wednesday, 60-year-old Kristi Waller-Ewing of Santa Cruz died in a tragic big rig crash on River Street.
The fatal crash happened at about 3:15 p.m. at the intersection with Water Street.
Unfortunately, authorities pronounced Waller-Ewing dead at the scene.
The driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
At Sweet Lawyers, our hearts are with the family and friends mourning the death of Kristi Waller-Ewing. Our thoughts are with you during this tough time.
Coping With Fatal Crash
Moreover, in a time filled with uncertainty, confronting a tragic loss can seem unimaginable. As the loved ones of the deceased victim grieve, it is also important to recognize that if your family loses a member in an accident, you may recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
Ultimately, a wrongful death lawsuit gives the loved ones of a departed family member some semblance of justice.
“The aftermath of tragic accidents can make everything difficult for a family. The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork, questions from insurance companies or defense attorneys, and attempting to obtain police reports. Grieving and handling legal claims don’t exactly go hand in hand, and this is why hiring an experienced attorney can not only provide you with peace of mind that you have a fighter in your corner but also having someone to make sure that your rights are respected and that justice will be served. Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Finally, reach out to Sweet Lawyers. Our website chat agents are available 24/7 to discuss your family’s legal options. Also, you may call us at (800) 674 7854.