Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Crash on Highway 111
La Quinta, CA (December 19, 2020) – On Friday, a pedestrian was killed in a deadly hit-and-run crash on Highway 111 and Dune Palms Road.
The fatal incident happened at around 7:15 p.m. wherein the pedestrian died on the scene.
Apparently, the suspect immediately fled the scene after the incident.
Also, the authorities do not have an available description of the suspect’s vehicle.
Traffic in the area was affected by the incident.
The authorities closed Dune Palms Road and Highway 111 for westbound traffic and asked drivers to avoid the area and use an alternate route.
Our law firm would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased. Our thoughts are with you during this time of sorrow.
What to Do if Involved in Similar Crash
In a time filled with uncertainty, confronting a tragic loss can seem unimaginable. However, it’s crucial to consider that the family of the victim is entitled to file a wrongful death claim.
“The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork. Questions from insurance companies or defense attorneys and attempting to obtain police reports can be stressful,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Turning to an experienced attorney can provide you with peace of mind and the proper space to heal.
Losing a loved one can be distressing for your family and those involved, to say the least. You may have a chance to obtain justice and the means needed to cover unexpected monetary, physical, and emotional damages. With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our lawyers are here to guide you during this tough time. We will help you acquire the justice and compensation needed to cover any financial hardships. For a free case evaluation, call (800) 674 7852.