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Damages in a Case of Wrongful Death
Damages in a Case of Wrongful Death

I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. The death of someone that you love and care about is one of the hardest things that a person can go through. On top of all the shock and grief that one may feel after the sudden loss of a loved one, losing a member of your family often comes with serious financial concerns. If the deceased was providing you or others with financial and/or emotional support, losing them can be devastating. However, if the person was killed in an accident caused by negligence, such as a drunk driving crash, it is usually possible to lessen your burden by seeking compensation.

Grieving after Wrongful Death

Grieving after Wrongful Death

I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. Even though death is a natural part of life, it is often devastating to deal with the loss of a person you care about. It is more comforting when loved ones pass away from old age after they have lived a long and full life. However, accidents often leave people with fatal injuries. When this happens, families and friends have to deal with the sudden death of a loved one without any warning, and the experience can be traumatic.

Fatal Traffic Violations in Vacaville

Fatal Traffic Violations in Vacaville

I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. Not all accidents happen because of a traffic violation. Crashes are often caused by things like medical emergencies, hazards in the roadway, and defective auto parts. However, violating traffic laws does significantly increase the chance that you will be involved in a crash and most injury-related crashes involve a violation. Additionally, some violations cause a higher number of crashes than others, and others result in more serious injuries. Area drivers may be interested in these statistics regarding which traffic violations in Vacaville have proven to be the most dangerous over the past decade.

Vacaville Woman Remembered after Fatal Collision

Vacaville Woman Remembered after Fatal Collision

I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. A beloved mother and stepmother from the Vacaville community lost her life in a recent car accident. The collision took place on Monday, June 25, 2018, on a highway in the area of Elk Grove. On Saturday, June 30, 2018, the woman was identified as Katie Michelle Shoults. According to reports, Shoults’ son and twin sister were also injured during the fatal crash. A fundraiser has been scheduled to help pay for funeral costs as well as benefit Hunter Thomas, Shoults’ 18-month-old son.

Fatal Accidents in Vacaville

Fatal Accidents in Vacaville

I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. Vacaville is one of Solano County’s largest cities and is the home of nearly 100,000 people. Because of this, Vacaville’s roadways see a large amount of vehicle traffic every day. Unfortunately, where there is traffic, there is also the potential for accidents resulting in serious injury and, in the worst cases, death. However, by knowing how and why fatal accidents take place on roadways in your city, you can drive more safely and reduce the risk of being involved in a tragic collision. Area residents may be interested in the below statistics regarding fatal accidents in Vacaville.

Woman Killed in Collision with a Big Rig Near Elk Grove

Woman Killed in Collision with a Big Rig Near Elk Grove

I’m Ed Smith, an Elk Grove wrongful death lawyer. A collision along California State Route 99 near Elk Grove on June 25 between a car and a big rig caused the death of one woman and minor injuries to others, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP).  An investigation into the cause of the accident is being conducted by the South Sacramento CHP. Anyone who saw the collision is asked to phone either the area office or CHP communication center. I want to extend my sympathy to the family and friends who lost a loved one in this tragic accident.

Man Dies in Vacaville Car Accident

Man Dies in Vacaville Car Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. Local authorities reported that a southern California man was fatally injured in a car accident in Vacaville on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. California Highway Patrol (CHP) said that the crash only involved one vehicle and that they are still investigating what factors may have caused the accident. Initially, the man’s identity was withheld pending his family’s notification. However, the man was recently identified by the Solano County Sheriff’s Office as Steven Velasquez, a 28-year-old resident of Apple Valley in San Bernardino County.

Vacaville Car Crash

I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. One person was killed in a car accident that took place in Vacaville on Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Officers from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) said the accident involved only one vehicle and that they are looking into what caused the crash. The victim has not been identified.

I want to express my sincere sympathy to the grieving family of the victim in this accident.

Auto Accident Fatalities in Vacaville

Auto Accident Fatalities in Vacaville

I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. With a population of nearly 100,000, Vacaville is one of Solano County’s largest cities and serves as an agricultural and commercial hub for the surrounding area. However, so much activity comes hand-in-hand with vehicle traffic and where there is traffic, there is always a potential for accidents.

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I’m Ed Smith, a Vacaville wrongful death lawyer. A 66-year-old Vacaville man made a brief appearance in court on Tuesday, February 8, 2018. The man was charged with murder in a drunk driving accident case as well as accusations of running a red light, driving under the influence of alcohol and causing a fatal collision. The man has since entered a not guilty plea for these charges.

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