Reginald Hill dead in Fatal Crash in Stockton, CA
Stockton, CA (January 18, 2022) – Reginald Hill (37) died after getting involved in a fatal accident during an intense car chase between a 15-year-old suspect and the San Joaquin sheriff’s deputies, with the help of the Stockton Police Department. The incident happened at around 10:20 am on Sunday.
Authorities say that they were chasing a vehicle owned by a 15-year-old wanted for felony evasion after an incident earlier in January.
According to police, the vehicle ran erratically. It hit Hill’s car as it approached Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Lincoln Street. Investigators closed both directions of Lincoln Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard because they were covered in debris and shattered glass.
The Stockton Police Department and San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office are currently investigating the case. They’ve also asked the California Highway Patrol, San Joaquin County District Attorney, and Medical Examiner’s Offices for assistance.
If you have information about this case, you can contact Stockton Police Department at 209-937-8377.
Who can Pursue Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in Stockton?
In this case, the family members of Reginald Hill 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.
Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Reginald Hill.
Definitely, 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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