Man Killed in Seattle Traffic Collision
Seattle, WA (October 28, 2022) – On Thursday, a 32-year-old man lost his life in a State Route 509 accident.
According to the responding officers, the passing vehicle accidentally struck the man after he jumped across a barrier.
Meanwhile, the involved driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the officers’ investigation.
Traffic crews advised the drivers using the northbound freeway to take the South 128th Street exit as they were clearing the accident scene.
The authorities finally reopened the highway to traffic after 2 hours and 28 minutes.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family of the deceased in the State Route 509 accident. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Traffic Accidents Could Be Fatal
Nowadays, unexpected death could happen at any time much like what happened in the Seattle traffic collision. Consequently, 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 wrongful death are homicide, medical malpractice, transportation accidents, and traffic collisions.
Additionally, when the bereaved of the deceased in the State Route 509 accident files for a wrongful death claim, economic and non-economic damages are taken into consideration. Moreover, these can include high medical bills, loss of benefits, funeral services costs, emotional distress, loss of income, loss of companionship, and much more.
You can call us any time of the day, and any day of the week. Our legal team is always to assist you with a possible legal claim.