“Pedestrian vs. Train Fatality”
Ontario, California (May 17, 2017) – A man was involved in a pedestrian collision with a train Tuesday morning according to a local news source. (map)
The incident took place at about 6:15 a.m. when the man, sitting on the curb near the Union Pacific Railroad tracks underneath the Euclid Avenue overpass near East Emporia Street, was struck by a train raveling eastbound, according to Ontario Police Department Sgt. Jeff Higbee.
The train pulled the man about 15 or 20 prior to being disengaged from the train. Paramedics and Fire Crews were dispatched to the area of the collision and tried to revive the pedestrian. the pedestrian succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
“Our thoughts are with all parties involved in this horrific accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm.
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We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 541-2111. We are here to help you.