LAWNDALE, CALIFORNIA (January 17, 2017) – A pedestrian was killed after they were hit by a car on the 405 Freeway on Tuesday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 2:30 am on the northbound side of the 405 Freeway near Hawthorne Boulevard. A pedestrian was struck by an unidentified vehicle at the scene.
Responding emergency medical personnel tragically found the pedestrian dead at the scene as a result of their injuries. The accident remains under investigation by the California Highway Patrol to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
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 Lawndale, 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) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.