La Puente Man Dies in West Covina Motorcycle Crash
West Covina, CA (August 19, 2021)– On Wednesday, a 35-year-old West Covina woman and a 40-year-old man, also from West Covina, suffered injuries in a Glendora Avenue fatal crash.
The fatal crash took place minutes after 1 a.m. near Vine Avenue.
Reports said officers on Interstate 10 Freeway spotted a Triumph motorcycle traveling more than 100 mph. They caught up to the motorcyclist, but the rider refused to pull over.
Subsequently, the motorcyclist got off the westbound freeway.
“The officers lost sight of the motorcycle on southbound Glendora Avenue near Vine Avenue,” an officer said.
The motorcycle rider ran a red light at Glendora Avenue and Merced Avenue. As a result, it collided into a Toyota Camry traveling west on Merced Avenue.
Unfortunately, the rider was ejected from the motorcycle. Officers said the deceased, 34-year-old La Puente man, was wearing a helmet during the accident.
Meanwhile, the paramedics took the West Covina woman driving the Camry and her passenger, the West Covina man, to a hospital with minor injuries.
Sweet Lawyers would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased. May you have courage during this difficult time.
Who Can Help the Bereaved in Glendora Avenue Fatal Crash?
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can lead to devastating effects on other individuals. This is quite common in accidents that result in fatality.
Thus, it is important that the loved ones of the deceased become aware that they may file a wrongful death suit
A wrongful death claim is a claim brought against a defendant who has caused someone’s death, either through negligence or as a result of some intentional action.
Depending on the type of situation, settlements can be anywhere from several hundred thousand dollars to tens of millions of dollars. Certainly, it alleviates most or all of the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
So, reach out to Sweet Lawyers now and talk to our legal experts. Our wrongful death lawyers will exhaust every avenue to ensure you get the maximum settlement.
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