Riverside, CA – 8-Year-Old Boy Loses Life in Head-On Crash on Arlington Ave near Stover Ave
Riverside, CA (May 18, 2023) – A young child lost his life as a result of a head-on collision that was reported on Tuesday in the Riverside area.
On May 16, the police and firefighters were dispatched to the scene of a crash involving two vehicles that occurred on Arlington Avenue.
Reports from authorities show that a vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed in the area of Arlington Avenue in Stover Avenue when it crashed into a second vehicle after the driver lost control.
An 8-year-old boy inside one of the vehicles suffered fatal injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased as a result of his injuries.
A 10-year-old girl, a 16-year-old boy, and two other victims were injured. All four victims were rushed to area hospitals and admitted in critical condition.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope the four people hurt in this crash recover quickly.
Our condolences are with the family of the victim who lost their life in this crash.
Fatal Car Accidents in California
An automobile accident can completely change your life. This is especially true in cases where your accident has left you with significant injuries. Unfortunately, hundreds of thousands of accidents are reported in California every year. If you include the number of unreported accidents, we could assume that more than half a million accidents flood our roadways annually. People involved in these accidents are often left with serious injuries. Some of the most common injuries reported in accidents include:
- Wrist and hand injuries
- Seatbelt injuries
- Airbag injuries
- Facial injuries
- Psychological trauma
- Whiplash-associated disorders
Unfortunately, there are also instances where people end up passing away as a result of the injuries they suffered. If you have lost a loved one as a result of a motor vehicle accident that was caused by the reckless or negligent actions of another party, our Riverside wrongful death lawyers can help you protect your legal rights and get justice. After losing a loved one, our team will help you pursue a legal claim for compensation against the responsible party. We will help you get compensation for a variety of damages that you face. These include:
- Emotional distress
- Loss of consortium
- Funeral expenses
- Lost wages
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Medical expenses
- Pain and suffering
- Property damage
- Punitive damages, whenever available
We recommend that you reach out to our car accident lawyers right away to get started on your case. Waiting can prevent you from having the strongest evidence against the defendant, which makes it critically important that you reach out to our team as soon as possible to get started.
With over thirty years of experience handling complex wrongful death claims, our team at The Law Offices of John C. Ye is here to fight for justice and fair compensation on behalf of accident victims and their families. Losing a loved one due to an unexpected tragedy can be devastating. Our team will do whatever it takes to help you seek justice and get back what was taken away from you too soon.
If you have been affected by a fatal accident, reach out to our California personal injury law firm today at 866-771-9467 so that we can discuss your legal rights and determine how best to move forward with getting the compensation that you rightfully deserve.
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