Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Vehicle In Huntington Beach
On January 10, 2015, an unidentified female was hit and killed by the driver of a silver 1998 Dodge Durango. Police stated the accident occurred in the area of Beach Blvd. and Talbert Avenue around 11 p.m. The exact nature of the accident has yet to be revealed.
Could the deceased parties heirs have a cause of action in civil court against the driver of the Dodge Durango. Very likely, yes. In this type of circumstance the heirs to the deceased party may file a lawsuit to recover damages resulting from the death of the decedent. Such damages could include loss of earning, loss of companionship and other special damages stemming from the death.