“Skateboarder Hit by Car ”
HACIENDA HEIGHTS, CALIFORNIA (December 30, 2016) – A man identified as James Andrew Johnson was struck by a car and killed while skateboarding at the intersection of Hacienda Boulevard and Haliburton Road on Friday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident occurred around 12:13 pm when a man in his 20s, identified as James Andrew Johnson, was riding a skateboard at the intersection of Haliburton Road and Hacienda Boulevard. He was then struck by a 2012 Hyundai Elantra driven by 22 year old Samantha Mendoza.
James Andrew Johnson was tragically pronounced dead at the scene by responding paramedics and medical personnel. The investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney 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. With offices available in Hacienda Heights, Los Angeles, 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) 864-6664. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.