FRESNO, CALIFORNIA (April 23, 2017) – A pedestrian was killed in a tragic hit and run accident on East Kings Canyon Road on Sunday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 12:30 pm at the intersection of East Kings Canyon Road and Maple Avenue. Two men were reportedly crossing the street when a white SUV struck one of the men, then sped from the scene.
The pedestrian was tragically pronounced dead as a result of injuries sustained in the hit and run accident. Authorities are on the lookout for the suspect vehicle, and the accident remains under open investigation to determine cause and liability at this time.
“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.”
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) 541-2111. We are here to help you.