“Pedestrian vs. Vehicle Crash”
ONTARIO, CALIFORNIA (February 9, 2017) – 55-year-old pedestrian Rosario Ramirez was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of San Antonio Avenue and Vesta Street, Thursday night, according to the Ontario Police Department. (map)
The collision occurred shortly after 6:00 p.m., when an unknown driver of a maroon Toyota 4-Door sedan traveling at a high rate of speed struck Ramirez as she was crossing the street in the crosswalk. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene. Ramirez hit the top of the hood of what was believed to be a 1990’s model Toyota, according Detective Melissa Ramirez of the Ontario Police Department. Ramirez sustained a injuries to her head and a broken pelvis and remains in critical condition.
Police are still searching for the hit-and-run driver.
“According to experts drivers are responsible the majority of the time for pedestrian accidents. These collisions occur when drivers are careless and fail to yield in a crosswalk or when they turn right on a red light without looking out for a pedestrian,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm, a California pedestrian accident and personal injury law firm.”
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