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    Default Where Should You File a Wrongful Death Case from a Car Accident

    If your spouse is in a car accident in another state, and then is transported back to your state of residence where she passes away, where should a wrongful death action be filed? The accident occurred in Indiana and the woman lived in Michigan.

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    Default Re: Where Should You File a Wrongful Death Case from a Car Accident

    It will be necessary to open an estate in Michigan, and for the administrator of the estate to commence a wrongful death action in Indiana. The attorney for the estate can assist with the procedural details.

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