Maricela Barajas Fatally Hit by Car in City Heights, San Diego
CITY HEIGHTS, San Diego (February 4, 2018) – 46-year-old Maricela Barajas was killed in a pedestrian accident at the intersection of 44th Street and University Avenue, according to CBS News.
The accident happened on January 31, Wednesday. As per the article, Barajas was sadly pronounced brain dead the following day and taken off life support Saturday morning.
Initial investigation revealed that the victim was walking in a crosswalk near the intersection when she was hit by a sedan. At this time, detectives handling the case continue to determine what exactly caused the fatal collision.
No details were released on the identity and the whereabouts of the involved motorist.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of Ms. Maricela Barajas as they search for peace and comfort.
Wrongful Death Lawyer
Based on this news report, authorities are still looking into several factors in order to determine precisely what led to the tragic accident. If the investigators prove that a party has been negligent and caused the fatal injuries of Ms. Maricela Barajas, it is likely that the family of the deceased will have the right to a wrongful death lawsuit. The claim will include compensation for damages such as funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in a tragic accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, contact Johnson Attorney Group at 800-235-6801 to help you. Our experienced San Diego wrongful death lawyers will help you obtain the justice that your family deserves.
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