Cleveland, OH (October 23, 2023) – A fatal accident reported in the Cleveland area on Friday evening claimed one man’s life. At around 11:00 p.m. on October 20, the Willowick Police Department attempted to stop a vehicle. However, the vehicle fled the scene.
As the pursuit continued, the vehicle crashed near the intersection of East 92nd Street and St. Clair Avenue.
One driver involved in the crash was injured. The victim was transported to a local hospital for emergency care.
A male victim sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead by the Cleveland Medical Examiner’s Office.
The crash is currently being investigated by the Cleveland Police Department.
We hope the driver injured in this crash recovers quickly.
Our sympathies go out to the family of the victim who died in this accident.
Fatal Car Accidents in Ohio
A motor vehicle accident can completely disrupt your life. Unfortunately, we see thousands of people injured on a monthly basis as a result of crashes here in Ohio. In the Cleveland Metropolitan area, countless victims are forced to go through extensive medical care for the injuries they suffered. On many occasions, victims end up passing away as a result of their injuries.
Losing a loved one as a result of a fatal accident can be quite challenging to deal with. Unfortunately, there are many instances where people end up losing their lives as a result of crashes caused by negligent and careless drivers. Drivers who are speeding, under the influence of drugs, impaired by alcohol or distracted continue to cause devastating accidents, ultimately taking the lives of innocent people.
If you have lost a loved one due to a fatal collision, you may be able to take legal action. Seeking the assistance of a wrongful death lawyer in Cleveland can help to ensure your family has the best chance of getting justice after losing your loved one.
Your attorney will be able to take various tasks off your shoulders and help you get justice. Your attorney will be able to investigate the accident. They will reach out to law enforcement for the police report. They will reach out to the medical examiner for all medical records. They will take statements from anyone who witnessed the crash occur. It will also work with experts to re-create the accident. It is in your best interest to get started right away.
At Joseph Law Group, we are proud of our track record of providing five-star legal representation to injured victims and bereaved families in Ohio. We understand the devastating impact that accidents can have on individuals and their loved ones, which is why we are committed to fighting for justice on behalf of our clients. Our dedicated team works tirelessly to provide aggressive action and secure the compensation that our clients deserve. If you have lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligence, do not hesitate to contact us for a free consultation by calling 216-522-1600 as soon as possible. Our team is ready and available to support you through this difficult time and fight for your rights. Let us be your voice in pursuing justice for your family.
Note: Our writers use outside sources when writing these posts. These outside sources include but are not limited to news outlet reports, local and state police accident reports, social media posts, eyewitness accounts, and other sources about accidents that take place in and around the Greater Cleveland area. We do not independently verify the facts surrounding this injury accident. If there is something inaccurate in our story, please notify us immediately so that we can correct the post as soon as possible. We will remove a story if requested.
Disclaimer: Our team of attorneys at Joseph Law Group has been helping injured victims and their families throughout the state of Ohio for decades. We hope that these posts will be a reminder to our community members to use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid and prevent being involved in a serious accident that results in injury. This is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene.