Chou Vang Killed in Fresno Hit-and-Run Crash
Fresno, CA (February 8, 2022) – Chou Vang (72) died in a hit-and-run crash at Belmont and Chestnut avenues in Fresno on Monday.
According to authorities, Vang was going northbound on Belmont Avenue. Then, a pickup truck ran a red light and hit Vang’s vehicle. Responders pronounced Vang dead at the scene. However, the other occupant of Vang’s vehicle sustained severe injuries. Responders took this person to the hospital.
Chou Vang died when a pickup truck crashed into his vehicle.
Investigators identified the pickup truck driver as a 29-year-old man. After the crash, he tried to leave the scene on foot. However, bystanders helped track and locate him. Later, police were able to take him into custody.
Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Chou Vang
Personal Injury (Wrongful Death) Claims in Fresno
In this case, the family members of Chou Vang can have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit. However, it can depend on the investigation’s findings. In addition to that, negligence by a person or business can contribute to an accident, which might have resulted in the death of a family member. If that is the case, you may be able to file a wrongful death claim and receive a big settlement.
Indeed, no amount of money will ever make up for the death of a loved one. However, receiving the maximum settlement and winning a judgment can give a sense of justice. Also, it can offer some peace of mind.
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