El Paso (12/3/2019) – A newborn baby is now dead two days after he was born after his mother was involved in a wreck that happened on Wednesday in El Paso.
The mother, 42-year-old Wendy Sandoval, was driving her Nissan Sentra near Dyer when she drove across the median and collided head-on with a KIA Optima driven by a woman, 27.
The mother was transported to University Medical Center, where she gave birth.
The infant died two days later.
It remains unknown why her car crossed the median.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Hiring a Wrongful Death Lawyer
For a case like the one above, a wrongful death suit can be filed for a death that comes as a result of a car accident. Texas law allows the spouse, children, and/or parents of a deceased person to file a wrongful death suit. The statute of limitations requires you to file a wrongful death suit within two years of the date on which a loved one died.
To file a wrongful death suit, contact a lawyer to begin the process. If you would like to file a wrongful death suit with a personal injury lawyer from Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm, feel free to give us a call at (713) 987-7111 or contact us online to discuss your injury or wrongful death claim.
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