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10-Month-Old Dies in Fatal Park Accident


A tragic park accident has claimed the life of a young child in Elkhart, Indiana. As 10-month-old Yaretzi J. Martinez watched a soccer game with her 9-year-old sister Yanari Espinosa, and their parents a tree fell on the girls while they sat on the bleachers Sunday afternoon. Yaretzi sustained skull and head injuries and was transported to the hospital where she died on Tuesday. Yanari was also injured in the accident and remains hospitalized. The Elkhart County United Way and a private fund have been established to raise financial support for the family to cover medical and funeral expenses.

Accidents that occur on another person’s property may be subject to a premises liability case. Property owners have the responsibility to maintain a safe environment to prevent injuries or illness of others. Individuals who experience slip and fall accidents, dog bites, and even food poisoning may have grounds to file a premises liability case. Contacting an experienced St. Louispremises liability accident attorney will provide you with the education needed to determine if your accident is eligible to file a premises liability case.

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