YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO (January 10, 2017) – Taylor Duvall was riding as a passenger in a car when she was tragically killed in an accident on January 10th, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened at the intersection of Zedaker Street and Compton Lane. Police were pursuing a car with two females suspected of shoplifting inside of it. The car lost control during the pursuit and slammed into a pole before flipping over. The driver, 32 year old Nicole Mitchell, later tested positive for alcohol, cocaine, and marijuana.
A passenger inside the car, 23 year old Taylor Duvall, was tragically killed in the accident. Nicole Mitchell initially fled the scene on foot after the crash, but was apprehended by authorities a short time later. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.