IRVINE, CALIFORNIA (January 14, 2017) – A 4 year old boy was hit and killed by a car on Saturday evening on Lake Forest Drive, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 5:15 pm on Lake Forest Drive near Romano. A 4 year old identified as Zhiyu Too was scootering near his parents in the area when a driver in a Honda CR-V struck him.
The driver of the CR-V rushed Zhiyu Too and his parents to Hoag Hospital and remained with them, but tragically the four year old succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead. The investigation is ongoing.
“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. Serving Los Angeles, Newport Beach, Anaheim, 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.