Fresno Hit-and-Run Crash Kills Ramon Lujan
Fresno, CA (August 01, 2021) – On Sunday, 28-year-old Ramon Lujan, died in a hit-and-run crash on Highway 99.
The fatal crash took place just minutes after 12:30 a.m. near the Belmont off-ramp.
Officers said Lujan walked out into traffic was struck by a vehicle.
Unfortunately, investigating officers said several vehicles struck his body after the initial crash.
Officers pronounced Lujan dead on the scene.
Meanwhile, the authorities closed several lanes of traffic for hours as they investigated.
Sadly, accidents like this one are happening all too often across Fresno, says an officer.
“Make sure that you’re going slow, go the speed limit. Just because you don’t know what’s going to jump out at you and tonight, just like last night, we had another tragedy here in Fresno. It’s heartbreaking – every night’s heartbreaking,” says CHP officer Johnny Fisher.
We at Sweet Lawyers extend our sympathies to the loved ones of Ramon Lujan. May you find comfort during this painful time.
Coping With Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals. This is quite common in accidents that result in death.
Thus, it is crucial that the bereaved become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit allows families to hold parties liable for the irrevocable damages they have caused.
Depending on the scale of events/ depending on the type of situation, settlements can be anywhere from several hundred thousand dollars to tens of millions of dollars.
Moreover, according to NHTSA, pedestrian and bicyclist fatalities continue to rise in the United States. More pedestrians and cyclists were killed in 2018 than in any year since 1990.
Call Sweet Lawyers (800) 674 7852. Indeed, having legal representation can help you attain compensation on medical bills, loss of earnings, future medicals, pain and suffering, loss of consortium, pain, and suffering, and more.
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