OROVILLE, CALIFORNIA (December 29, 2016) – A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed in a tragic accident on Power House Hill Road on Thursday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 1:00 am. A car driving on Power House Hill Road towards Palermo Road saw a pedestrian in the road and attempted to avoid him, but was unable to.
The pedestrian was sadly pronounced dead at the scene as a result of the accident. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and police have ruled out drugs or alcohol being a factor. The investigation is ongoing at this time.
“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 Oroville, Los Angeles, 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) 864-6664. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.