LAGUNA NIGUEL, CALIFORNIA (January 17, 2017) – According to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, a pedestrian man was struck and killed by a car on Tuesday on Crown Valley Parkway near La Plata Drive. (map)
OCSD Lieutenant Steve Gill reported that the male pedestrian was crossing the street when he was hit by a car around 5:00 a.m. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with police.
“The conventional wisdom is that the pedestrian always has the right of way. This is not always the case and creates a dangerous situation. Many pedestrian deaths and injuries can be avoided by both drivers and pedestrians being alert and cautious,” said pedestrian accident Attorney .
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