OCEANSIDE, CALIFORNIA (January 1, 2017) – A fatal pedestrian versus car accident occurred on Sunday, at approximately 5:16 a.m., on State Route 76, near Foussat Road. (map)
Oceanside Police said that the female pedestrian was crossing State Route 76 for unknown reasons. She climbed over the center divide and was struck by a car. The unidentified pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. Police stated that the driver was not under the influence.
Police are still investigating the accident to determine the cause.
“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 Sacramento, Newport Beach, 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.