A tragic incident occurred Saturday morning when a bicycle rider was killed in a traffic collision on State University Drive at Sacramento State Campus. The accident happened close to the Guy West Bridge and American River. The authorities are investigating the accident.
The incident is a jarring reminder of the dangers that can arise when cycling on California highways and roads. Following a fatal accident, loved ones of the victim may have the option to file a wrongful death claim. A wrongful death claim can be filed when an individual dies in an accident, and another party’s negligence caused the accident.
The experienced attorneys at Avian Law Group can assist with bringing these types of cases to court. They understand the grief and struggle that comes with the sudden death of a loved one. An attorney from Avian Law Group can fight on behalf of the victim’s family to ensure that they get justice, fair compensation, and closure.
Cases like these show how important it is to prioritize safety on California roads. Bicyclists may take extra precautions to avoid accidents, including wearing helmets, reflective clothing, and using lights on their bikes. However, accidents can still happen, often due to the recklessness or negligence of a driver. It is vital that both cyclists and drivers remain vigilant while on the road to prevent accidents like this.
The loss of life in this case is a sobering reminder of how tragedy can strike at any moment. The attorneys at Avian Law Group are available to help families who have lost loved ones due to another party’s negligence. They will work tirelessly to ensure that their clients’ voice is heard in seeking justice and preventing similar tragedies in the future.