Woman, 84, Dies from Injuries Suffered in Accident Last Month
LOCATION: El Centro
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, July 26th
August 8, 2018- According to the Riverside County Coroner, Maria Mojica de Delgado, 84, of Calexico, has been ID’d as the woman who died of her injuries yesterday, August 7th, following a traffic collision last month.
California Highway Patrol officials with the El Centro division responded to the accident which occurred at 10:11 a.m. on Pitzer Road near Chick Road.
No details have been made available at this time in regards to the type of accident that took place and what exactly occurred.
It was confirmed on the coroner that the 84-year-old woman died of her injuries at 4:15 p.m. on Tuesday.
No further facts or information has been made available at this time.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of the victim as they search for peace and comfort.
El Centro and Calexico Wrongful Death Lawyer
Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions here. Was this a single or multi-vehicle accident? Was the victim the driver or a passenger? Was this a pedestrian versus auto? Was either alcohol or drugs involved possibly serving as a contributing factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Were any involved motorists negligent in any other way? Were there any other motorists injured in the collision? We trust officials are looking into these and other factors in order to determine precisely what occurred here and why.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the family members of the victim may be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit against an at-fault party pending how the investigation turns out. Immediate family of the victim would potentially be entitled to seek compensation for damages including medical expenses, funeral costs, lost future income and loss of love and companionship.
If you have lost a loved one following a tragic accident, contact our El Centro and Calexico wrongful death lawyers as we are here to provide you with the advice and the guidance that you may need following a sudden tragic loss. Contact us today at 855-703-4186.
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