CANYON COUNTRY, CALIFORNIA (December 26, 2016) – A 17 year old female was killed after being hit by a car on Sierra Highway on Monday evening, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 8:30 pm in the 27500 block of Sierra Highway. A 17 year old unidentified female was struck by a car on the highway for unknown reasons, and the vehicle immediately fled the scene.
The teenager was tragically confirmed to have been killed in the collision by responding medical personnel. The investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability, and authorities are attempting to find the person that hit the teenager.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney 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. Serving Canyon Country, Los Angeles, Sacramento, and throughout California, 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.