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Teenager Javier Gonzalez Got Killed in a Hit-and-Run Accident on Main street in Riverside
Riverside, CA (March 4, 2022) – Javier Gonzalez (15) died in a hit-and-run on Main Street and Poplar in Riverside. According to ABC 7, the incident happened at around 9:30 pm on Tuesday.
According to authorities, Gonzalez was riding his bicycle when the crash happened. They shared that the driver rode a dark-colored pick up truck, going southbound on Main street. Then, the vehicle hit Gonzalez who rode his bicycle northbound on the same road. Gonzalez sustained major injuries, which led to his death.
Javier Gonzalez got hit by a pick up truck while he was riding his bicycle.
Gonzalez’s family and friends got together to hold a vigil for the teenager. Later, they gathered and placed candles at the scene of the accident. At the moment, authorities continue to search for the driver involved in the incident. They’re also investigating the case.
If you have any information about this incident, contact Detective Jeff Derouin with the Riverside Police Department at (951) 826-8722 or email Jderouin@riversideca.gov.
Personal Injury (Wrongful Death) Claims in Riverside
Javier Gonzalez’s 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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Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Javier Gonzalez
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