1 Dead in Tucson Pedestrian Accident on 6th Avenue and Columbia Street
TUCSON, AZ (June 7, 2021) – Friday night, Marcellus McCutchen Burks died in a hit-and-run crash on 6th Avenue and Columbia Street.
According to the Tucson Police Department, the incident happened on S. 6th Avenue and Columbia Street.
Reports revealed that a blue and white 1980’s Ford pickup struck 56-year-old Marcellus McCutchen Burks. Then, the vehicle fled the scene without stopping.
Moreover, officials confirmed that Burks died in the crash.
Furthermore, detectives believe that the victim crossing the street in a “Midblock” manner played a role in the incident.
Meanwhile, authorities urged anyone with information about the crash to contact their local law enforcement agencies as soon as possible.
During this tragic time, we would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of Marcellus McCutchen Burks.
Dealing with The Loss after a Pedestrian Accident
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing in a time of a devastating loss. However, the family of the victim must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step towards closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consist of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate, while we determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered with us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.