Lincoln Avenue Fatal Semi-Truck Crash
Kings County, CA (September 30, 2022) – Just before 6 a.m. today, a motorcycle rider sustained fatal injuries in an Avenal Cutoff Road hit-and-run crash.
The fatal incident took place in the area of Lincoln Avenue.
A motorcycle rider was southbound when an oncoming car attempted to turn off the road and pulled in front of the motorcyclist.
As a result, the rider broadsided the car and fell from his motorcycle.
Sadly, a passing semi-truck then hit the rider.
The big rig driver continued driving and left the rider dead at the scene.
On the other hand, the car driver remained and cooperated with the officers’ investigation.
The motorcyclist had on a Go-pro camera that officers hope will provide more details about the Lincoln Avenue fatal semi-truck crash.
Sweet Lawyers extend our sympathies to the bereaved of the victim in the Avenal Cutoff Road hit-and-run crash. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
What Is a Wrongful Death Claim?
Following the Lincoln Avenue fatal semi-truck crash, it is important 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 deceased. 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 the loved ones of the deceased in the Avenal Cutoff Road hit-and-run crash, 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.