Fatal Pedestrian Collision Under Investigation
CHINO, CALIFORNIA (December 11, 2016) – A 5-year-old boy was struck and killed by a car in Chino on Sunday, according to the Press Enterprise.
The pedestrian collision occurred at about 6:20 p.m. in the 12700 block of Oaks Avenue. (map)
Sadly, the boy, who lived on the street where the crash occurred, was rushed to the hospital where he died.
The driver of the vehicle, an 18-year-old man from Chino, remained at the scene and authorities said he was cooperating with their investigation.
Police are investigating the cause of the collision.
Sadly, pedestrian collisions are known for resulting in serious injury or death. If your loved one died in a pedestrian accident, you are well-advised to consult with an experienced wrongful death attorney to ensure full protection of your loved one’s rights.
“Our firms prayers are with all parties involved in this devastating accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law, a California personal injury law firm.
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. With offices available throughout southern California, including San Bernardino County, 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.