Another tragedy has occurred as a result of someone making the decision to get behind the wheel while intoxicated.
A three-car crash at the intersection of Dumfries Road and Prince William Parkway in the town of Brentsville in Prince William County, Virginia (VA), claimed the life of a 57-year-old woman. According to police the driver of a Lexus ran a red light and hit a Ford Focus whose driver was attempting to make a left-hand turn. This collision caused the Focus to smash into a Volkswagen Jetta stopped at the signal.
The deceased victim was a passenger in the Focus, and the driver of that vehicle was flown to the hospital with serious injuries. Police have charged the driver of the Lexus with drunken driving.
As experienced wrongful death lawyers in Virginia, we encounter grief every day. Helping a family collect reimbursement for the loss of a loved one is never easy. But we take it as our duty to ensure that those left behind are able to receive some monetary reimbursement to help with final expenses, any outstanding medical expenses, loss of income and even for emotional suffering.
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