LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (January 28, 2017) –A man was killed after being hit by a car on Saturday morning at the intersection of Wilshire Boulevard and Commonwealth Avenue, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 3:40 am at the intersection of South Commonwealth Avenue and Wilshire Boulevard. Authorities found a man in his 50s lying in the westbound lanes.
The pedestrian was tragically declared dead at the scene by responding medical personnel. The man had sustained injuries consistent with being s struck by a car, but the involved vehicle was not found at the scene. The accident remains under open investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Any injured party involved in an accident will have a bodily injury claim against the negligent driver who caused the accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm, a California car accident and personal injury law firm.
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, San Diego, Sacramento, 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.