Man Injured in Pedestrian Accident on Montecito Vista Drive
San Jose, CA (October 13, 2022) On Thursday afternoon, a hit-and-run crash on Monterey Road seriously injured an elderly man.
San Jose Police Department say that the pedestrian accident happened at around 12:30 p.m. at the intersection with Montecito Vista Drive.
Reports say that an unknown vehicle struck the male pedestrian walking in the area then fled the scene after the collision.
AUthorities are investigating the hit-and-run crash on Monterey Road, at this time they have not released further details about the incident.
Sweet Lawyers extend our condolences to the family of the victim of the hit-and-run crash on Monterey Road. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
What Is a Wrongful Death Claim?
Following the Monterey Road fatal traffic accident, it is vital to make sure you are legally covered so you can grieve in peace.
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.
Furthermore, these people are related to or depend financially on the person who died in the Montecito Vista Drive accident. 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
So, to those that love the Monterey Road hit-and-run victim, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.