Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Huntington Park Killed Norma Montes
Huntington Park, CA – On Saturday, 63-year-old Norma Montes was struck and killed in a crash on Santa Fe Avenue and Grand Avenue.
The fatal accident happened at around 1:30 a.m. where the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Paramedics responded to the scene where they confirmed the homeless woman’s death.
Meanwhile, there is no information about the vehicle involved. The crash is still under investigation.
We at Sweet Lawyers express our sympathies to the family and friends of Norma Montes. Our thoughts are with you in this difficult time.
How To Deal With Wrongful Death
It is clear now more than ever that one party’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals. This is quite common in accidents that cause death.
It is vital that the family of the victim becomes aware that they have can file a wrongful death case.
A wrongful death suit lets families claim irrevocable damages that an untimely death has caused.
“I think the misconception is that when a loved one passes away, insurance companies and defendants will immediately admit liability and provide all of the funds available,” says attorney Mark Sweet.
“Insurance companies will try to save money, even if it means not fully compensating a family for the passing of a loved one. When a family retains an attorney immediately, it gives the them time to grieve their loss. Meanwhile, their attorney can start focusing on holding the negligent party accountable.”
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