Man Dies on Interstate 10 Following Hit-and-Run Collision

October 1, 2020

Tuesday, September 30th, 41-year-old Juan Jose Hernandez Jr. was struck by an oncoming vehicle while walking along interstate ten outside Beaumont, Texas. Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper responded to the incident at approximately 9:45 P.M and pronounced Hernandez dead at the scene. According to 12NewsNow, Hernandez was walking along the highway's shoulder, where the still unidentified vehicle hit him and immediately fled the scene.

12NewsNow reports that the investigation is ongoing and that officers are using the evidence found at the crash site in their search for the vehicle and driver in this fatal incident.

WHAT SHOULD I DO AND WHO MAY BE LIABLE FOR MY INJURIES?

Unfortunately, accidents similar to the fatal incident in Beaumont may occur due to another party’s negligence. In incidents that involve death, wrongful death lawsuits may be a possible path for the deceased loved ones. These lawsuits can be brought if the deceased lost their life due to another party’s negligence, and the incident directly impacted the deceased’s, family members. In addition to fatal car accidents, other circumstances for wrongful death lawsuits can include:

• Fatal workplace injuries
• Medical malpractice
• Product Liability Cases

If you have lost a loved one, consider contacting a wrongful death attorney who can determine if pursuing a wrongful death suit is the best course.

CONTACT AN EXPERIENCED WRONGFUL DEATH ATTORNEY

Serious events such as these can leave the deceased's loved ones not wholly aware of what to do or what rights they have following such an accident. At Zinda Law Group PLLC, we’ve helped numerous families seek justice and compensation for losing a loved one. We have all the resources and expertise to help you get justice in your case and help you through this difficult time. Call us at 888-314-6671 for your 100% free consultation with a wrongful death lawyer today.

Sourced from: 12NewsNow