BAKER, CALIFORNIA (April 24, 2017) – Two pedestrian were hit by a semi and killed on Interstate 15 on Monday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 9:10 pm on the northbound 15 Freeway near mile marker 141 in Baker. 36 year old Carmen Hernandez and 24 year old Carlos Antonio Diaz Flores were struck by a semi truck for an unknown reason.
Both Carmen and Carlos were tragically pronounced dead as a result of the accident. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
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) 864-6664. We are here to help you.