In Van Nuys California
a tragic turn of events as a Limousine driver that was involved in a hit and run accident chased after the other driver only be involved in a second deadly car accident moments later. According to the police department the two accidents took place only one half mile away from each other. The name of the victims has yet to be released. A total of four vehicles were involved in the accident which took the life on one and injure on other motorist. The accidents took place at West Magnolia Boulevard and Fulton Avenue a few blocks west of Millikan Middle School at around 1:30 in the afternoon..
Hit and Run Accidents
Filing a Wrongful Death Lawsuit
– According to California Law several relative of the deceased are able to file a wrongful death lawsuit against at fault parties. This Code states: “A cause of action for the death of a person caused by the wrongful act or neglect of another may be asserted by any of the following persons or by the decedent’s personal representative on their behalf: (a) The decedent’s surviving spouse, domestic partner, children, and issue of deceased children, or, if there is no surviving issue of the decedent, the persons, including the surviving spouse or domestic partner, who would be entitled to the property of the decedent by intestate succession