Riverside, CA (October 11, 2021) – Primitivo Martinez, 69, was killed after being hit by a tow truck on Box Springs Road, near Clark Street in Riverside County.
The collision was reported around 07:30 a.m. Riverside County Sheriff’s Department and paramedics responded to the scene shortly thereafter. Martinez had been crossing Box Springs Road when the tow truck turned left to travel eastbound, where he collided with the pedestrian.
Police and first responders found Martinez and he was transported to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver claimed that he could not see Martinez because of the bright sunlight.
At this time, authorities do not suspect that alcohol and drugs are factors in the deadly crash.
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In this case, the family members of Primitivo Martinez 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.
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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 Primitivo Martinez
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