Gregory Masters Died in Two-Vehicle Accident in Indio
Indio, CA (January 19, 2022) – Gregory Masters (90) died after getting involved in an accident at the intersection of Miles Avenue and Heritage Palms Drive. According to authorities, the incident was reported at around 4:44 pm on Friday.
Responders took Masters to the John F. Kennedy Memorial Medical Center, but he succumbed to his injuries less than two hours after the incident.
Responders attended to a total of five victims, including Gregory Masters.
They extricated some of the victims from the vehicles. Also, they flew out one of the victims using a helicopter. However, the other victims were taken to the hospital for moderate to major injuries.
Investigations are ongoing and it’s still unclear what caused the crash.
Why Need a Crash Investigation?
Crash investigations are crucial. They can help determine the cause and liability. They’re important because motor vehicle accidents are common across the country. Sometimes, the fault is not on victims like Gregory Masters.
In addition to crash investigations, trustworthy and competent attorneys are crucial to uphold the rights of the victim’s family. Fortunately, well-known and experienced auto accident lawyers, such as our team at Jacoby & Meyers, can help protect your rights by guiding every step of the process.
Personal Injury (Wrongful Death) Claims in Indio
Gregory Masters’ family members may be entitled to a wrongful death claim. They can seek damages for loss of companionship, pain and suffering, and emotional distress following a catastrophic accident such as this tragic incident.
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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Certainly, nothing can alleviate the pain of losing a loved one. However, it’s important to have a strong team of experienced personal injury attorneys handling your case. Jacoby & Meyers has a team of the best lawyers for car accident, wrongful death, or motorcycle accident cases in California, including Los Angeles, Indio, and Sacramento. Our lawyers can help you get justice as well as the compensation you rightfully deserve, including car accident settlements and more. Give us a call today at 888-960-0480 for a free consultation. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help you.
Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Gregory Masters.
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