Lisa Underhill Dies in Hit-and-Run Crash on Huntington Beach
Stanton, CA (January 17, 2022) – On Sunday, 62-year-old Lisa Underhill of Huntington Beach lost her life in a hit-and-run crash on Beach Boulevard.
The fatal accident happened at around 2:45 a.m. near Lampson Avenue.
Officers said Underhill was walking in a crosswalk when she was struck by the driver that immediately fled the scene.
Moreover, the authorities found evidence indicating that the involved vehicle was a 2007 to 2009 Toyota Camry. They were searching for anyone who might have seen the hit-and-run collision or a vehicle fleeing the area during the time of the crash.
Please call the Sheriff’s Department at (714) 628-7170 if you have further details about this crash.
Sweet Lawyers would like to express our sincere condolences to the loved ones of Lisa Underhill. May you find courage during this painful time.
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More so, if it is a wrongful death case. In those kinds of situations, it is best that you consult a legal expert.
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 as a result of the death.
However, know that with a wrongful death case, there is a time limit on the bereaved can take legal action. These restrictions are called the statute of limitations and only allow you to file a wrongful death lawsuit within a certain amount of time. When these expire, the legal claim is no longer valid and the loved ones can no longer file a lawsuit.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.
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