Police Officer Struck and Killed in Seattle
Seattle, WA (June 15, 2021) – On Monday, a Seattle police officer lost her life in Interstate 5 pedestrian accident.
Reports said the officer was driving home from work when she pulled over to help drivers involved in a three-car crash.
Apparently, she was outside her vehicle when a motorist who was not involved in the initial accident struck her.
The involved motorist remained on the scene and cooperated with theinvestigation.
Furthermore, officers said that the deceased officer was a five-year veteran with the Seattle Police Department.
We at Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the loved ones of the deceased. Our thoughts are with you during this challenging time.
Road Accidents Can Lead to Unexpected Death
In a time where an unexpected deadly accident happened to a loved one, we may be left feeling powerless. This is quite common in fatal accidents.
It is important to recognize that if your family loses a member in an accident, you may recover damages through 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, 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. As a matter of fact, more pedestrians and cyclists were killed in 2018 than in any year since 1990.
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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.
Our lawyers 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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