Maria Barajas Demedina Killed in Fatal Two-Vehicle Crash in Oroville
Oroville, CA (February 17, 2022) – Maria Barajas Demedina (52) died in an accident on Oroville Dam Boulevard. According to Action News Now, the incident happened around Wednesday afternoon.
According to authorities, another driver Joseph Hendrix (57) was speeding on Oro Dam Boulevard. Then, he drove right into Barajas Demedina’s vehicle. Responders say that Barajas Demedina died on impact.
A speeding vehicle hit a Maria Barajas Demedina’s vehicle, killing her at the scene.
Hendrix was allegedly under the influence of drugs when the crash happened. Then, police arrested Hendrix for several charges in connection to the incident.
Personal Injury (Wrongful Death) Claims in Oroville
In this case, the family members of Maria Barajas Demedina 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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Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Maria Barajas Demedina
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