CHULA VISTA, CALIFORNIA (December 30, 2016) – A pedestrian was killed after he was struck by a car on Friday evening on Fourth Avenue near F Street, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 5:20 pm on Fourth Avenue, near F Street. A man was walking across Fourth Avenue when he was abruptly struck by a 2007 Chevy Silverado heading southbound on Fourth Avenue.
Paramedics responded immediately and rushed the pedestrian to the hospital, but he tragically succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead. The investigation is ongoing 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 an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
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 Los Angeles, Chino, San Diego, 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.