Richard Plasch Dead in Fremont Accident While Walking Dog, Fremont Police Seeking Suspect
FREMONT, CA (March 10, 2021) – On March 9, Richard Plasch, 81, of Fremont died following a hit-and-run crash on 100 block of J Street.
Just after 6:00 a.m., the authorities received a report of a person down at the 100 block of J Street.
Upon the arrival of the police and Fremont Fire Department personnel, “they located a person in the roadway and immediately began to render medical aid.”
Initially, first responders thought that the patient might have suffered a medical emergency. However, the investigation revealed that the person might be a victim of the hit-and-run crash.
“The person was transported to a local trauma center and is currently hospitalized in critical condition,” police added.
The authorities confirmed that Mr. Plasch was walking his dog when he was struck by a car. They found the uninjured dog nearby.
At this time, the authorities continue to investigate the hit-and-run incident. Also, they encouraged witnesses to call Traffic Officer Vincent Montojo at 510-790-6760.
As drivers, it is crucial to stay vigilant in the streets. Furthermore, it is important to follow traffic laws just the same to avoid accidents that can lead to injuries.
Following a Fatal Fremont Crash
In the pedestrian accident on J Street, the family’s victim must become aware of their legal rights. Moreover, there may be a right to file a lawsuit.
Attorney Mark Sweet says, “The most valuable step you can take in response to a hit and run crash is hiring a wrongful death attorney. Attorneys prioritize your recovery. At the same time, securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.”
If you or a family member has sustained injuries in a similar incident, turn to us. Sweet Lawyers are here for you. Also, we will ensure you acquire the highest settlement needed to cover the costs an accident has caused. Moreover, our attorneys will guide you through the difficult process. We’re here to make sure you receive the justice and compensation your family deserves. Allow us to handle the legalities, while you focus on grieving and healing. Additionally, we do not require any silly “retainer” fees. Thus, to schedule a free consultation, call today at (800) 674 7852 and speak to an experienced legal professional.