Benjamin Doniach, 61, Fatally Struck by Vehicle on Murray Street Bridge
SANTA CRUZ (July 14, 2018) – 61-year-old Benjamin Doniach was killed in a traffic collision on Murray Street bridge over the Santa Cruz Harbor, according to Santa Cruz Sentinel.
The accident happened on Tuesday at about 11:15 a.m.
Officials said Doniach was cycling his regular daily route when the incident occurred. The elderly cyclist allegedly veered into eastbound traffic on the bridge and was struck by a passing Volvo.
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As per the article, Doniach was rushed to Dominican Hospital where he was later sadly pronounced deceased. As per the article, the victim died of blunt-force trauma and an aortic laceration.
No immediate information was released on the name of the motorist involved. But primary reports indicated the incident is not a hit-and-run case.
Anyone with information about the wreck is asked to contact the authorities at 831-426-3140. Further investigation on the accident is ongoing.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of Mr. Benjamin Doniach as they search for peace and comfort.
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Based on this news report, there are still many unanswered questions in this accident. Was driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a contributing factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was a motorist involved negligent in any other way? We trust officials are looking into these and other factors in order to determine precisely what occurred here and why.
Pending results of investigation, the family members of Mr. Benjamin Doniach may have the right to a wrongful death claim. Surviving family of victims killed in traffic collisions are potentially entitled to seek recompense for funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been involved in a tragic collision and you are seeking answers, we urge you to contact our experienced wrongful death lawyers as we are here to provide you with the advice and the guidance that you may need following a sudden traumatic accident. Call Johnson Attorneys Group today at 855-703-4186.