Laveen, AZ (April 18, 2022) – A woman sustained fatal injuries when she was hit by a pick-up truck at the intersection of Baseline Road and 51st Avenue on Saturday, April 16th in Laveen.
According to sources, the driver of the pick-up truck was traveling northbound on 51st Avenue at about 7:00 p.m. when the struck a pedestrian in her early 20s. Her identity has not been released.
The woman was crossing the street when the accident occurred. She was taken to a local hospital where she later passed away.
No one else was hurt in the collision, and police have eliminated impairment as a factor.
The incident is still under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Wrongful Deaths in Arizona
To secure compensation for the wrongful death of a relative, a wrongful death claim may be filed by a surviving parent, spouse, or child against the company, government entity, persons, or any party that behaved negligently, maliciously, recklessly, or in such a manner as to cause another person’s death.
Wrongful death claims are most often associated with deadly accidents, like bicycle accidents, car accidents, motorcycle accidents, tractor-trailer accidents, or accidents involving defective products. In order to understand what compensation you and your family may be entitled to, is important to have a reliable attorney on your side; one who is committed to advising and supporting you every step of the way.
Some damages, such as medical bills and lost income, are universal to wrongful death claims. Other damages, however, vary from claim to claim and are established according to the claimant’s relationship to the deceased.
Laveen Wrongful Death Lawyers
At Saavedra Law Firm, PLC., our personal injury lawyers are dedicated to their client’s recovery and economic stability. When you lose a family member in a preventable accident, we work hard to hold the offender responsible and get the justice you deserve.
In order for your claim to be successful, it is essential that you hire a Laveen wrongful death attorney that is committed to assisting and advising you every step of the way.
Our fatal car accident lawyers in Laveen are result-oriented. We make it our prerogative to be there when our clients need us, to answer any questions they have, steer them away from common mistakes, and navigate the legal barriers that often occur during the claims process.
If your loved one died in a car accident, contact our Arizona personal injury attorneys at (602) 753-8917 to schedule a free and confidential case review with a member of our legal team as soon as possible.
Note: Our writer used outside sources in the creation of this post. These sources include local news reports, local and state police incident reports, social media outlets, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents that take place in Arizona. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident. If you find any information that is not correct, contact Saavedra Law Firm, PLC as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove this post upon request.
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