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Accident in Alaska causes possible wrongful death of 1 person

Motorcycles are often a great way for individuals to travel from one place to another because of the good gas mileage they get and the pleasure that they can give the rider. However, when these vehicles are involved in an accident with cars, it can leave those who are on the motorcycles seriously injured or dead because of the lack of protection that motorcycles provide. Unfortunately, recently, one car accident in Alaska that involved a motorcycle may have caused the wrongful death of one person.

The accident occurred on the afternoon of April 29 at around 6 p.m. and involved one motorcycle and a van. The accident took place when the two vehicles collided at an intersection. Emergency personnel arrived soon after the accident was reported and transported both drivers to the hospital.

The rider of the motorcycle died from his injuries shortly after arriving at the hospital. The current condition of the driver of the van is unknown, but it was stated that the van driver is expected to live. The cause of the accident is not known, but the accident is under investigation by Alaska police.

Once the investigation of the car accident has been completed, the family of the deceased victim may have the right to seek monetary compensation for the wrongful death of the man. Compensation could be used to pay for any of the victim's final expenses as well as supplement the income of the deceased individual. Hopefully, the family of the victim will be able to focus on coming to terms with their tragic loss instead of unexpected new bills.

Source: KTUU, "Army Veteran Killed in Motorcycle Crash", Austin Baird, April 30, 2014

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