Moreno Valley, CA (November 04, 2021) – Maria Kritzberger, 57, was killed in a crash with another vehicle on Heacock Street, near Revere Place in Riverside County.
The collision was reported around 05:43 a.m. Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department responded to the scene shortly thereafter. Kritzberger had been traveling northbound on Heacock Street in her silver Toyota Camry, when the driver of a southbound red Kia Optima fell asleep and veered into the northbound lanes causing a head-on collision.
First responders found Kritzberger trapped inside until Cal Fire was able to extricate them. They had suffered life-threatening injuries at the time of the crash and were pronounced dead at the scene. The defendant suffered moderate injuries and was transported to a local area hospital. There were no passengers in either car.
At this time, authorities don’t suspect alcohol and drugs as factors in the deadly crash.
Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in Moreno Valley
In this case, the family members of Maria Kritzberger 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 Kritzberger
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, Moreno Valley, 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.
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