Warren Co, OH – One Killed in Deadly Hit-&-Run Crash on Jeremiah Morrow BridgeOhio & Indiana Legal News
Warren Co, OH (December 7, 2020) – A deadly hit-and-run crash in Warren County on Monday, December 7, resulted in one fatality.
According to local sources, the deadly accident took place on I-71 NB at the Jeremiah Morrow Bridge. The collision involved two vehicles and occurred at around 8 a.m. that morning. The driver of one of the vehicles was pronounced dead at the scene.
The other driver fled the scene of the deadly crash. At this time, no information on the identity of the driver or the car involved in the accident is available. No further information on the collision is available at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is being managed by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Hit-&-Run Accidents in Cincinnati
Being involved in a car crash can be traumatic. However, a hit-and-run accident can be even more devastating. Hit-and-run fatalities have reached an all-time high in recent years. There were 737,100 hit-and-run crashes reported across the United States in 2015 alone. That means a hit-and-run crash happened somewhere nationwide every 43 seconds. There were 2,049 hit-and-run fatalities reported in 2016, the highest recorded figure on record.
The preventable death of a loved one can be a shattering and entirely traumatic experience for surviving family members, and no amount of compensation can ever make up for the death of a loved one. Ohio wrongful death suits can be raised from careless acts, including a car crash, resulting in the death of a family member, in order to recover lost compensation for a representative of the deceased. Surviving family members should consult with an Ohio wrongful death lawyer who can help guide them through the process and construct a strong legal claim after the loss of a family member of a deadly accident.
If you are filing an Ohio wrongful death claim in Cincinnati, hiring an attorney from the Green Law Firm can significantly benefit your case and put you on track to recover deserved legal compensation. We know how to litigate wrongful death lawsuits in Ohio and can adapt our strategies to the unique circumstances of your case, and our experienced personal injury lawyers will fight for the legal rights of families who have lost a loved one. Contact our offices today at (513)769-0840 if you have lost a family member due to the negligence of another.
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