Traffic Collision Near Bernal Avenue Kills One
Pleasanton, CA (August 15, 2022) – On Sunday evening, a fiery crash on Interstate 680 claimed the life of a person.
The deadly incident occurred minutes before 6:30 p.m. near the Bernal Avenue exit.
According to the investigators, a vehicle exited the freeway and then slammed into a tree. The incident ignited vegetation and the flames consumed the vehicle.
The authorities immediately responded to the scene and closed the slow lane as well as the off-ramp.
Unfortunately, officers declared a person dead at the scene.
In the meantime, officers are investigating the collision near Bernal Avenue.
Sweet Lawyers extends our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased in the crash on Interstate 680. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
When a Person Dies in Traffic Collision
Nowadays, unexpected death could just happen at any time like the collision near Bernal Avenue.
Sometimes, a person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other people.
Thus, knowing that when a person dies or is killed due to another’s negligence or misconduct, the bereaved can sue the negligent parties for the damages that they caused.
Some of the situations that could result in a wrongful death are homicide, medical malpractice, transportation accidents, pedestrian collisions, police brutality, and any other instance caused by the wrongdoing of another person.
When the bereaved files for a wrongful death claim, economic and non-economic damages are taken into consideration. These can include high medical bills, loss of benefits, funeral services costs, emotional distress, loss of income, loss of companionship, and much more.
Reach out to us if your loved one died in an accident similar to the crash on Interstate 680. Our litigators here at Sweet Lawyers would love to tell you more about a possible wrongful death case. Reach out to us at (800) 674 7852.
When you hire us, we guarantee that our lawyers will exhaust their best to ensure you get the maximum settlement. Indeed, they will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain important data that will help your case.
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