What Happened:

A multi-vehicle accident in Dumfries, Virginia (VA) resulted in the death of a 51-year-old Fredericksburg man. He was killed when his 2000 Mercury Marquis was hit by another car that crossed into oncoming traffic and hit four other cars, according to wusa9.com.

The tragic accident took place near Dumfries Road and Talon Drive.

The victim suffered serious injuries and had to be taken to an area hospital where he later died from those injuries.

The Virginia Injury Lawyer’s Perspective:

The victim’s family should speak to a Virginia wrongful death attorney to discuss their legal options. The family probably has grounds to pursue some semblance of justice through a wrongful death claim given the facts presently available in this awful accident.  

Helpful Info:

Our firm published a guide on the wrongful death claims process in Virginia. Read it here.

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