Cleveland, OH (February 7, 2022) – A woman was killed after being involved in an accident with a snow plow owned by the City of Cleveland on Friday morning, February 4. The deadly crash was reported on Lee Road around 6:22 a.m.
A 2016 Western Star plow truck was clearing the roadway near the McDonalds at the 4100 block of Lee Road. A woman driving a 2012 Subaru attempted to turn into a parking lot on the roadway and was hit by the oncoming plow truck.
The 48-year-old woman was transported to South Pointe Hospital in critical condition. She was later pronounced dead. No further information has been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the deadly crash is underway.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Deadly Traffic Accidents in Ohio
Car accidents are the leading cause of death and serious injury in the United States, and the same is true in Ohio. The number of fatal traffic accidents in the state has increased dramatically in recent years. Over 3 million people are injured in over 6 million car accidents each year in the United States. Those who have been wrongfully injured in a collision should seek legal advice from a qualified attorney.
After a loved one’s life is tragically cut short due to the negligence of another, family members are often left in excruciating pain, and recovering can be a difficult battle for those left to pick up the pieces. People are grieving by nature, and filing a lawsuit is often the last thing on their minds.
A wrongful death lawsuit may be able to assist your family in recovering financial compensation as a result of your tragic loss. Using the services of an attorney can help you win your case.
Wrongful Death Attorneys in Cleveland
We at Joseph Law Group go to great lengths to ensure that our clients receive the maximum amount of compensation possible following the death of a loved one. Our legal team has a proven track record of obtaining favorable outcomes for our clients. Our Cleveland wrongful death lawyers can help your family get through this difficult time by giving you peace of mind and ensuring that the responsible party is held accountable. The filing of a claim against the at-fault party or their insurance provider is the first step in the recovery process.
If you have lost a family member in a fatal car accident, call a Cleveland car crash lawyer today at 216-522-1600.
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.