Austin Police Investigates Fatal Auto-Pedestrian Crash near Montopolis Drive
Austin, TX (September 8, 2023) On Thursday afternoon, a person was pronounced dead at the scene in a pedestrian crash on East Ben White Boulevard.
According to Austin-Travis County EMS, the fatal crash happened near Montopolis Drive at about 1:48 p.m.
Police are investigating the auto-pedestrian crash and have not provided additional information at this time.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the bereaved family of the person who died in the pedestrian crash on East Ben White Boulevard. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Fatality in Pedestrian Crash on East Ben White Boulevard
We at Sweet Lawyers understand that losing a loved one is devastating.
The pain gets worse if you still have to deal with the legalities of a wrongful death case. When this happens, you need the help of legal experts to fight for you and to get the justice your loved one deserves.
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 because of the untimely death.
However, it is better to understand that there is a time limit for the bereaved to take legal action in a wrongful death case. These restrictions are called the statute of limitations. It will only allow you to file a wrongful death lawsuit within a certain time. When these expire, the legal claim is no longer valid. Thus, the loved ones can no longer file a lawsuit.
Also, it is essential to know that these time limitations vary from state to state and case to case.
Facing the Aftermath of an Fatal Auto-Pedestrian Crash
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