Visitor to Miami Lakes killed by hit-and-run driver

| Dec 22, 2017 | Wrongful Death |

There are many people who enjoy walking around Miami. Most of the time they are safe because most Miami drivers are careful and are aware of their surroundings. Unfortunately, accidents still occur involving pedestrians, with many of them resulting serious injuries or even death.

A 26-year-old woman who was visiting the Miami Lakes area on business was the victim of a hit-and-run accident recently. The women who was killed was crossing Fairway Drive in the crosswalk when she was struck by a car. The car that was allegedly involved — a Mercedes-Benz — has been located.

No one expects their loved one to be killed in an unexpected accident. But, many families find themselves in this nightmare situation every year. When a loved one is killed in an unexpected accident, families can find themselves facing unimaginable financial and emotional turmoil. An attorney who practices in personal injury law may be able to assist a family in finding out what happened to their loved one. They can visit the accident scene, interview witnesses and review police reports in an effort to get the answers families deserve. Compensation may be sought for medical expenses, lost wages, funeral expenses, pain and suffering and other damages.

Nothing can prepare a person for the unexpected and tragic death of a loved one. Nothing can bring back a loved one lost, but financial compensation through a wrongful death lawsuit can help a family get back on their feet. Seeking the assistance of an experienced attorney can help those in such tragic situations.

Source: local10.com, “Detectives find car in hit-and-run crash that killed 26-year-old woman,” Andrea Torres, Dec. 8, 2017