Simi Valley, California – Motorcyclist Dies during Hit-And-Run Accident
Simi Valley, California (June 25, 2018) – Local sources reported that a motorcyclist died as the result of an alleged hit-and-run accident on Tapo Street in the vicinity of Cochran and Eileen Streets. The incident took place at approximately 8:30 AM on Monday, June 25, 2018. At present, authorities have not provided additional information about the motorcyclist, who has been revealed to be a man in his 30s. Due to the nature of the accident, the driver has not been identified by authorities.
First responders reacted to a dispatched call and promptly arrived on the scene, where they discovered the motorcyclist. After being struck by the car, the rider sustained brutal, traumatic injuries, and personnel declared him dead at the scene of the crash. As stated prior, the unidentified motorist who ran into the motorcycle did not cooperate with authorities and instead fled the crash site. So far, authorities have not been able to uncover information about the culprit and suspected vehicle.
As per the report, the Simi Valley Police dispatched a warning that informs residents and visitors to stay away from the Tapo Street area until initial investigations conclude at 5:00 PM on June 25, 2018.
We extend our deepest condolence and send our most loving prayers to the family and friends of the motorcyclist during this difficult time.
Oxnard Wrongful Death Lawyer
California law dictates that hit-and-run accidents are cowardly offenses that result in severe punishment. In that light, law enforcement will hold the driver responsible for causing the death of the motorcyclist.
In the case of conviction, the family of the motorcyclist will have the legal right to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals will receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills and tragic loss.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.