Cincinnati, OH – Man Fatally Struck in Pedestrian Crash on Colerain AveOhio & Indiana Legal News
Cincinnati, OH (November 5, 2020) – On Tuesday night, November 3, a man was killed after being struck by a motor vehicle in the Cincinnati area.
According to reports from the Colerain Police Department, the accident occurred at around 5:20 p.m. The site of the deadly pedestrian accident took place on Colerain Avenue near the 275 exit ramp. Emergency responders were called to the scene to render aid to the injured parties.
At this time, the cause of the collision has not been reported. It is unknown if the at-fault drive remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities. The identity of the deceased party has not been revealed at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Pedestrian Accidents in Cincinnati
Pedestrians are more likely to suffer from life-threatening injuries in the event of a crash. In fact, statistics show that pedestrians are nearly 1.5 times more likely to be killed in a collision compared to the occupant of a passenger car. In 2017, a total of 5,977 pedestrians were killed in car accidents across the United States, with nearly one pedestrian dying every 88 minutes on average.
The pain, grief, and emotional trauma associated with the death of a family member can be overwhelming, especially if the accident was caused by a negligent or reckless driver. Families involved in Ohio wrongful death cases often suffer from serious financial losses, both immediately and in the future, that require the help of a qualified wrongful death attorney. Some of these losses include the deceased’s medical care, burial costs, and lost future earnings. Family members who have lost a loved one often do not know what to do in order to recover the compensation they deserve.
An experienced Ohio wrongful death attorney can explain your rights and help you through the process of filing a Cincinnati wrongful death lawsuit to pursue the compensation that you deserve after the loss of a loved one. The legal team at the Green Law Firm is here to fight for your legal rights and make sure you get justice for your lost loved one while ensuring that the responsible party is held accountable. If you have lost a loved one due to another’s negligence, contact us today at (513)769-0840 to discuss your case with an attorney who cares.
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