Thousand Palms, CA (October 28, 2021) – Michelle Foreman, 51, was killed as a pedestrian in a hit and run crash on Ramon Road, near Monterey Ave in Riverside County.
The collision was reported around 06:58 p.m. California Highway Patrol and paramedics responded to the scene shortly thereafter. It is believed that Foreman was crossing the roadway on the intersection of Ramon Road and Sierra Del Sol when a vehicle struck her.
Police and first responders found Foreman and they sustained major injuries. The involved driver did not stop to render aid and they remain at large.
Responders transported Foreman to Desert Regional Medical Center in Thousand Palms. She succumbed to her injuries at approximately 11:19 p.m. It is unknown whether drugs or alcohol are suspected as factors in the deadly crash as police continue to look for the vehicle involved in the accident.
Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in Thousand Palms
In this case, the family members of Michelle Foreman 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 Michelle Foreman
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, Thousand Palms, 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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