Oakland Man Richard Heard Jr Died in Hayward Hit-and-Run Crash
Hayward, CA (June 25, 2021) – On June 16, 55-year-old Richard Heard Jr died in a bicycle crash on West Tennyson Road.
The fatal crash took place at about 9:15 p.m. near the intersection of Dickens Avenue.
The driver of the suspect vehicle was already gone by the time police arrived.
Medical personnel worked on Heard there before taking him by ambulance to Eden Medical Center in Castro Valley, where he was pronounced dead.
Meanwhile, officers have not identified any suspects. There is also no available description of the involved vehicle and its driver.
We at Sweet Lawyers would like to send our heartfelt sympathies to the loved ones of Richard Heard Jr. Our thoughts are with you during this challenging time.
The Aftermath of a Deadly Accident
Unfortunately, in today’s climate unexpected death is ever present. When a person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals. In some cases, accidents even result in death.
Thus, it is important to know that you may recover damages through a wrongful death suit if your family loses a member in an accident.
One of the benefits of a wrongful death suit is that it allows families to hold parties liable for the irrevocable damages they have caused.
In effect, it allows surviving family members to achieve vindication for their dearly departed.
With this in mind, we recommend for you to call us at Sweet Lawyers. Our number is (800) 674 7852.
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.
Our litigators will work on your behalf to hold the responsible party accountable for their failure to follow traffic laws, resulting in the untimely death of your loved one.
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