Fayette County, OH (October 1, 2023) – A fatal crash reported on Friday evening in Fayette County claimed one person’s life. The accident occurred at around 7:20 p.m. on September 29.
According to reports from the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, a car in a semi-truck collided on the southbound side of Interstate 71 near the intersection of Ohio State Route 435. The incident caused massive delays in the area near the Greene County line.
One person involved in the crash suffered fatal injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The circumstances surrounding the crash are currently being investigated.
Our sympathies are with the family of the victim who died in this accident.
Fatal truck accidents are the cause of thousands of deaths in the United States each year. Regrettably, there are countless instances where these accidents take place right here in Ohio. The aftermath of a fatal accident can be incredibly challenging to deal with. Unfortunately, families are often torn apart and forced to deal with overwhelming consequences.
After losing a loved one, there is a significant chance that your family may have to deal with financial burdens. A fatal accident can result in vehicle repair defenses, funeral costs, and even lost earnings.
In order to deal with some of the financial burdens and the emotional trauma that come along with fatal accidents, families have the ability to pursue wrongful death claims. Filing a wrongful death claim can help your family get the financial resources that you need during this very difficult time. You have the ability to seek compensation for funeral costs, lost earning capacity, loss of services, and more.
Working with a fatal truck accident lawyer will provide your family with the best chance of protecting your rights and maximizing your financial recovery. Your attorney will be able to fight for fair compensation so that your family is in the best position possible to move forward after enduring such a trauma.
At Burg Simpson, we take pride in our team of experienced and dedicated lawyers who are committed to helping families during difficult times. We understand the complexities of cases involving fatal collisions and will work tirelessly to ensure justice is served and you receive the rightful compensation. Our recognition as one of the Best Law Firms in America® speaks to our dedication and success in providing quality representation for our clients. Whether it’s against big trucking companies or other entities, we stand up for your rights and fight for what you deserve. If you have suffered the tragic loss of a loved one due to a collision, don’t hesitate to schedule a free consultation with us today at (888) 895-2080. Let us help you navigate through this challenging time with compassion, support, and strong legal advocacy.
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