BAY POINT, CALIFORNIA (June 6, 2017) – A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed on Port Chicago Highway on Tuesday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 10:52 pm at the intersection of Port Chicago Highway and Lakeview Drive. A 41 year old man and his dog were struck by a vehicle of unidentified make and model that was heading east on Port Chicago Highway.
The pedestrian and his dog were both tragically pronounced dead at the scene. The driver that struck them immediately fled the scene, and authorities are on the lookout for the hit and run driver as the investigation continues.
“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.”
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 541-2111. We are here to help you.