ESCONDIDO, CALIFORNIA (February 8, 2017) – A female pedestrian was killed in a tragic accident on Wednesday evening on Vermont Avenue and Juniper Street, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 10:30 pm at the intersection of Vermont Avenue and Juniper Street. A female pedestrian, identified only as being elderly, was struck by an 18 year old male driving a BMW.
The pedestrian was tragically pronounced dead at the scene as a result of her injuries. The driver that struck her remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities. The accident remains under open investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“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.”
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 San Diego, Escondido, Los Angeles, 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.