Thomas Burns Dead in Eureka Bicycle Crash on Broadway Street and Wabash Avenue
EUREKA, CA (October 23, 2020) – Saturday morning, bicyclist Thomas Burns, 67, died in an accident on Broadway Street and Wabash Avenue.
The Eureka crash between a bicyclist and a white van happened at around 10:45 a.m. It occurred on Broadway Street and West Wabash Avenue.
Upon the arrival of the first officer, they found the victim partially under the car.
Thus, the officer dispatched an ambulance and confirmed that the rider sustained major injuries. Afterward, he requested for a coroner.
The fatal accident on Broadway Street remains under active investigation.
To the family and friends of Thomas Burns, our hearts go out to you in your time of sorrow. May you be comforted and find peace during this time.
Filing a Wrongful Death Claim after Accident
In the fatal bicycle accident on Broadway Street, the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law.
Those closest to the victim may have the right to seek compensation for their loss; some common examples where this could be used is in funeral expenses, medical bills, and what is called “loss of consortium.”
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family with the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
If a loved one died in a bicycle accident due to a reckless driver, do not hesitate to file a claim. To begin your wrongful death claim, call Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852. Our goal is to remain on your side throughout your legal battle and grant you and your family the settlement you deserve. Moreover, we single ourselves out from other personal injury law firms by providing personalized guidance and aggressive representation. Also, because we respect our clients, we require no silly “retainer,” or holding fees. If you’re interested in seeking trusted legal support to cover the financial hardships accrued by the loss of a loved one, call us.