Deadly Pedestrian Accident on East Spruce Street 2-Years-Old
Yakima, WA (April 19, 2021) – On Sunday, an approximately 2-year-old child died in a tragic pedestrian accident on East Spruce Street.
The fatal accident took place at about 2 p.m. in the 1200 block area.
Officers said the victim was either getting into or out of the vehicle when struck at a low speed.
Furthermore, authorities said the incident was an accident and not a criminal act.
Authorities do not believe intoxicants were involved in the fatal accident.
The involved driver was a family member of the child.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
What Actions Can the Families Involve Do?
As the loved ones of the victim grieve this fatal pedestrian crash. Sweet Lawyers want you to know, you do not have to face the aftermath alone.
Moreover, it is important to recognize that if you lose someone in an accident, you may recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
Also, a lawsuit gives the loved ones of a departed family member some semblance of justice.
Plus, seeking compensation for injuries after a serious accident is stressful, and takes up a lot of your time. Therefore, having a personal injury lawyer will provide you with the space and peace of mind you need to recover.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents, but pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” reminds Tyler Toomey, a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
The process of dealing with your loss, while fighting for justice, is never easy. Ultimately, this is necessary to alleviate some of the financial burdens after a serious pedestrian accident that causes irreversible damage. We wish to make this process as easy for you as possible. Thus, for more information, call our offices at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.