The injury lawyers at Iacobelli Law Firm are saddened to learn of a fatal car accident in King Township on Monday July 9, 2018. This fatal car accident was a single vehicle collision involving a grey Toyota Corolla, with two young occupants. Sadly, the 18 year old male passenger was pronounced deceased at the scene of the accident. The driver of the vehicle, a 17 year old female from Bradford was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
The accident remains under investigation by the York Regional Police, and anyone with information is asked to contact police.
Fatal car accidents are tragic anytime, and particularly where young people are involved. There is little that comfort that can come to a family following the loss of a loved one due to a senseless car accident. With respect to insurance proceeds, the immediate family members of the victim of this accident, may be able to claim for accident benefits insurance and tort insurance proceeds.
If you have lost a family member due to a fatal car accident in Ontario, you should consider speaking to an experienced fatal accident lawyer to learn about your rights. While it is difficult to think about insurance claims during the grieving process, it is an important step for the peace of mind of family. Iacobelli Law Firm regularly assists families that have lost a loved one following a car accident. We are compassionate and sensitive, and we will meet with you to answer your questions. Our consultations are Free, confidential and without any obligation. Have your questions answered and make informed decisions for your family.
There are reports of a serious car accident that occurred on Highway 7 in Vaughan (Woodbridge) on July 8, 2018. According to early information released by York Regional Police, the accident occurred Sunday, July 8, 2018, at approximately 10 pm in the area of Highway 7 and Aberdeen Road in Vaughan. A brown Chevy Lumina collided with a red Honda Civic. The occupants of the Chevy Lumina reportedly sustained serious and life threatening injuries.
First and foremost the car accident lawyers at Iacobelli Law Firm sincerely hope that all those involved in this accident make a speedy and full recovery from their injuries.
At this time the accident is being investigated by the York Regional Police. Anyone with information is being asked to contact the Major Collision Investigation Unit by calling 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7704, or to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS.
Those injured in this accident, will be able to advance claims for Ontario Statutory Accident Benefits irrespective of fault. Additionally, any passengers and the driver that is not at fault, may also advance a tort claim for their injuries and losses. The tort claim may provide compensation for losses not covered by Statutory Accident Benefits, such as pain and suffering or loss of enjoyment of life. These claims are usually paid by the at-fault driver's insurance policy to the victims of the accident.
Although Ontario drivers are required to purchase auto insurance coverage for precisely when they are injured in a car accident, the insurance companies in our Province have made taken profits over people to the all time high. Today, more than ever, car accident lawyers witness on a daily basis how insurance companies delay and deny meritorious claims. As such, it is important to have an experienced lawyer working for you in order to protect your rights to compensation.
To learn more about your rights to bring an accident benefits and tort claim following a car accident in Ontario, call us for a Free Consultation. We provide prospective clients with a free and confidential consultation. To learn more, call us day or night at 416-900-1070 or complete our online contact form to request a call.
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