APPLE VALLEY, CALIFORNIA (February 26, 2017) – Emily Sanchez has been identified as the woman killed when she was struck by a car on Kiowa Street, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 10:45 p.m. on Sunday night on Kiowa Road, near Yucca Loma Road and Rancherias. 18-year-old Emily Sanchez was attempting to move a dead cat from the road when she was struck by a Nissan Altima.
Emily Sanchez was rushed to a hospital, where she was tragically pronounced dead as a result of her injuries. The accident remains under open investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys 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 Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, 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.