By: Christopher J. Toepp, Fredericksburg Personal Injury Attorney
On Saturday May 11, 2013 – the day before Mother’s Day – news reports in Richmond, VA and Chesterfield, VA detailed two unrelated accidents involving hit-and-run drivers. Will Bagby and Jonathan Clark were severely injured when a tractor trailer struck their bicycles as they were riding on the side of the road. Elizabeth West, a 19 year old girl, was tragically killed as she was walking across an intersection near her home. Both drivers – unidentified at the time of this writing – fled the scene of the accidents.
As families across the country prepared to honor their mothers and grandmothers with a day of celebration, my thoughts…