Pedestrian Wilber Merino killed in Crash
STANTON, Calif. (Dec. 1, 2017) – Wilber Alexander Merino, 47, was killed early Friday morning when he was struck by a motorist on Beach Boulevard, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.
The fatal crash took place about 2:58 a.m., near Bever Place.
The driver who struck the man, stopped and was cooperating with authorities.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is heading up an investigation.
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The circumstances that led to this collision are unknown at this time as police are still piecing together evidence to determine liability. The driver could be held liable for the death of this woman, but that doesn’t mean the insurance companies are going to settle for what is fair. An experienced personal injury attorney can fight to get you compensation to cover all your losses. The family of a person who is killed in a traffic accident may file a wrongful death claim to recoup costs of a funeral, lost future earnings of a loved one and loss of companionship.
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