Michael Spitz succumbed to fatal injury after a rock-climbing accident
San Diego, CA (January 19, 2022) – Michael Spitz (35) got killed in a rock-climbing accident at Joshua Tree National Park. According to the National Park Service, they found Spitz’s body at the foot of the Sentinel Wall on Monday morning.
Michael Spitz was found dead near the Hidden Valley Nature Trail.
According to the coroner’s office, Spitz sustained injuries a day before he was found. Spitz was a Spanish teacher at Santa Fe Christian’s Upper School in San Diego. The school has shared that it will “share opportunities for support and remembrance in the coming days.”
Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in San Diego
In this case, the family members of Michael Spitz can have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit. However, it can depend on the investigation’s findings. In addition, 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 Michael Spitz.
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, San Diego, 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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