INDIO, CALIFORNIA (March 13, 2017) – A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a car on Avenue 48 on Monday evening, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 11:00 pm at the intersection of Avenue 48 and Indio Boulevard (Also known as Grapefruit Boulevard). A pedestrian, identified as Craig Williams, was struck by a car in the road.
67 year old Craig Williams was tragically declared dead at the scene as a result of injuries sustained in the accident. The driver that struck the pedestrian remained at the scene, and initial reports do not indicate that drugs or alcohol played a role in the accident, which remains under investigation.
“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 Indio, Coachella, Chiriaco Summit, 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.