If you have been injured or a loved one has been wrongfully killed by the negligent or intentional act of another driver it is important that you speak to a reputable Spokane Injury Lawyer.
Distracted drivers and drunk drivers cause plenty of accidents around the state of Washington, but on July 31, 2016, a man was allegedly intentionally run over with a vehicle. The driver of this vehicle has been charged with first degree murder.
According to this article on FOX28, the men had been arguing about speakers prior to the incident.
Can I be compensated for the loss of a loved one?
After events like this take place, some people may be wondering if they can be compensated for their loss of a loved one.
While no amount of money can replace the deceased, damages from wrongful death claims are often available for funeral and burial expenses, lost wages and income, loss of companionship by the deceased individual’s family members, and more.
The damages available depend on who is seeking them. People who can file a claim include representative’s of the deceased person’s estate, the husband or wife, registered domestic partner, and children and stepchildren. In some cases, brothers and sisters of the deceased may be eligible to file a claim.
Do I need an attorney?
If you are located in or around Spokane and find yourself in a situation like this please feel free to contact us today. When there are severe injuries or fatalities resulting from someone’s negligent or intentional actions an experienced injury lawyer can provide a free consultation and often help you in obtaining the maximum amount of compensation possible.
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