Anaheim Man Tragically Killed When His Truck Collides With A Runaway Trailer
On December 13, 2014, a 58 year old Anaheim man died in a frightening collision with a disabled tractor trailer. The man, Matthew Bretzing, was driving his For Focus westbound on East Palma when he crashed into the disabled trailer, which was blocking tow of the three westbound lanes. The exact cause of the accident is still under investigation.
Is a wrongful death lawsuit appropriate?
In a wrongful death lawsuit, the deceased party’s heirs bring a lawsuit to recover damages from the party or person which caused the death. Depending on the outcome of the police investigation a wrongful death lawsuit may be viable.